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Problem: In a population of fiddler crabs, Uca pugilator, that is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium for two alleles, L and l (where L causes long antennae and l causes short antennae), 84% of the population show the dominant phenotype. What is the frequency of heterozygotes?a. 0.8b. 0.41c. 0.48d. 0.27e. 0.04

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In a population of fiddler crabs, Uca pugilator, that is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium for two alleles, L and l (where L causes long antennae and l causes short antennae), 84% of the population show the dominant phenotype. What is the frequency of heterozygotes?

a. 0.8

b. 0.41

c. 0.48

d. 0.27

e. 0.04

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