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Problem: The following pedigree shows the presence of individuals bearing extra fingers and toes--exhibiting "polydactyly." Explain the genetic mechanism for the inheritance of this trait in the family.

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The following pedigree shows the presence of individuals bearing extra fingers and toes--exhibiting "polydactyly." Explain the genetic mechanism for the inheritance of this trait in the family.

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