The creation of new individuals from existing ones.
Asexual reproduction or Sexual reproduction.
Regrowth of two+ individuals from fragmented pieces. Example: starfish.
New individuals arising from out-growths of existing ones. Example: Hydra.
Situation in which the egg develops without being fertilized. Example: Jurassic Park dinosaurs.
An organism with both male and female reproductive systems. Example: earthworms.
Controls maturation and re-lease of the egg from the ovaries.
(uterine) cycle: Uterus prepares for possible implantation of embryo.
(STD’s): Contagious diseases spread through sexual contact.
1. Viral STD’s
a) Can be controlled by medication.
c) Symptoms, ability to infect others remain throughout a person’s life.
d) Examples: HIV, herpes I & II.