Allele

Wedge Pea - Wildflowers in Noosa National park - by Tatters
Wedge Pea – Wildflowers in Noosa National park – by Tatters

An allele is one of a set of possible values for a genetic trait or variant. For example, a pea plant may have the red allele, the white allele, or the yellow allele for flower color.

References & Suggested Reading: Wikipedia – Allele

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