How do multicellular organisms reproduce?


Multicellular organisms can reproduce both asexually and through sex. Learning how the reproduction of multicellular organisms takes place via asexual means usually involves looking at plants. Many plants are able to reproduce asexually by shedding spores, which then find their way to the ground to produce a fully-grown organism. Contrary to some misbeliefs, animals do reproduce asexually too. For example, flatworms can reproduce asexually by pinching in two and regrowing the second half. Multicellular organisms that reproduce via sex usually involve the fusion of haploid gametes, such as the sperm and the egg, into diploid cells. This fusion then leads to embryonic growth.
Q&A Related to "How do multicellular organisms reproduce?"
They reproduce through meiosis.
Hydra reproduces both asexually and sexually. Asexual reproduction takes place in the winter in a process known as budding; the hydra simply forms a bud on the side of its body. Buds
A multicellular organism is an organism that contains more than one cell. As long as the organism contains at least two cells within its body it is considered to be multi-cellular.
Multicellular animals reproduce sexually; when the male and female haploid cells (gametes) meet through sex and form a zygote, the first diploid cell.
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