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American Alligators: New Study Reveals Mechanisms Behind Sex Determination
Gender of many reptiles, including crocodilians and turtles, is largely determined by the temperature in which eggs incubate. When taking a closer look at the molecular mechanisms behind this phenomena known as temperature-dependent sex determination, researchers discovered a thermosentive protein inside the egg plays a key role.
Source: Natures Talk Show via Nature World News
American Alligators: New Study Reveals Mechanisms Behind Sex Determination
Natures Talk Show via Nature World News

American Alligators: New Study Reveals Mechanisms Behind Sex Determination
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