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A polygene, multiple factor, multiple gene inheritance or quantitative gene is a member of a group of non-epistatic genes that interact additively to influence a phenotypic trait. ... Most metric and meristic traits are controlled by a number of genetic loci. ... occurs when one characteristic is controlled by two or more genes.


Traits controlled by two or more genes are called what? Traits controlled ... What is a word that describes a trait that is control by two or more genes? Polygenic :).


Feb 23, 2012 ... Other human traits have more complex inheritance patterns. ... Traits controlled by a single gene with more than two alleles are called multiple ...


Multiple alleles/Polygenic Traits. Multiple Alleles: Genes that have more then two alleles. Polygentic Traits: Traits controlled by two or more genes. Allele: one ...


... of a big toe. Gout is a sex-controlled trait, usually being more severe in men. ... a genotype consisting of two different alleles of a gene for a particular trait (Aa).


Nov 17, 2008 ... An organism with a dominant allele for a particular form of a trait will sometimes exhibit that trait. ... traits controlled by two or more genes ...


Jun 25, 2008 ... Polygenic traits are controlled by two or more than two genes (usually by many different genes) at different loci on different chromosomes.


The characteristic in continuous traits when different genes affecting a trait interact by ... The characteristic that occurs when two or more different loci tend to be ...


Many genes have more than two alleles (even though any one diploid ... Traits showing continuous variation are usually controlled by the additive effects of two  ...


Sep 24, 2016 ... A trait that is controlled by more than one gene is called polygenic which translates to "multiple ... In that case one gene has more than two alleles.