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Question 1 a) The Anopheles gambiae (Mosquito) has 6 chromosomes. How many chromosomes will be there in its gametes. Imagine the Anopheles chromosomes looking like in the picture below. Draw the crossing over events happening in Prophase I. Please draw at least one chiasmata in each homologous pair, and the final recombinant chromosomes. b) Assuming no crossing over occurs, how many different kinds of gametes can this mosquito produce? d Also, give two reasons why it is important for chiasmata to form during meiosis? d) The above picture represents pairs of homologous chromosomes,chromatids. molecules of DNA,
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