These genes reduce male gene activation and increase it, respectively. Parker J. Both orthologs showed clear differences in their expression pattern between males and females or hermaphrodites suggesting their possible involvement in the sex determination pathway in S.
Shirkot P. Hermaphrodite Intersex Disorders of sex development Sex reversal. Comparison of MADS box gene expression in developing male and female flowers of the dioecious plant white campion.
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There are some reptiles, such as the boa constrictor and Komodo dragon that can reproduce both sexually and asexually, depending on whether a mate is available.
There are also some species that are only one sex due to parthenogenesis , the act of a female reproducing without fertilization. These include the Amami spiny rat Tokudaia osimensis and the Tokunoshima spiny rat Tokudaia tokunoshimensis and Sorex araneus , a shrew species.
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