Mullerian mimicry sentence example
If this be the case the two species probably furnish an instance of true Mullerian mimicry.
The study of this intricate case is not yet completed and it is at present unknown whether it is an instance of Batesian or Mullerian mimicry.
The significance of this phenomenon, as already stated, was first explained by Fritz Milller; but although the term " Mullerian mimicry " has been assigned to this and similar instances, they are not strictly speaking cases of mimicry at all but of warning coloration.
Synaposemasy is Mullerian mimicry.
In other words the insects entering into the combination may furnish instances of Batesian and of Mullerian mimicry.Advertisement