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Threshold

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We now consider changes in the mean value of the threshold trait determining resistance.
Meristic and threshold traits, which can be classified in discrete categories, can also be considered to vary continuously on an underlying scale.
In the case of threshold traits, a likely candidate in many circumstances would be a circulating chemical, such as a hormone.