Figure 3. Stochastic pigment expression is a common feature of butterfly color patterns.

Figure 3

Stochastic pigment expression is a common feature of butterfly color patterns. Top row shows individual variation of stochastic patterning in Lethe europa Other panels illustrate various manifestations of stochastic pigment expression that is part of the normal color pattern of many species of butterflies.

From: Stochastic Gene Expression: Dominance, Thresholds and Boundaries

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