Misconception RHM040:

Some characteristics of an offspring are determined by the parents' environmentally acquired characteristics (Lawson, 1988).

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If a mouse loses its tail in a mousetrap and has babies later, there will be no effect on the tails of the baby mice.



If a cat gets its ears torn off in a fight and then has kittens later, it will have no effect on the ears of any of the kittens.