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Intra-locus sexual conflict and sexually antagonistic genetic variation in hermaphroditic animals

Proceedings. Biological Sciences

Aug 20, 2010

Jessica Abbott

Abstract

Intra-locus sexual conflict results when sex-specific selection pressures for a given trait act against the intra-sexual genetic correlation for that trait. It has been found in a wide variety of taxa in both laboratory and natural populations, but the importance of intra-locus sexual c...read more

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Disorders of Sex Development
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Locus
Hermaphroditic Organisms
Protandrous Organisms
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Intra-locus sexual conflict and sexually antagonistic genetic variation in hermaphroditic animals

Proceedings. Biological Sciences

Aug 20, 2010

Jessica Abbott

PMID: 20719776

DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.1401

Abstract

Intra-locus sexual conflict results when sex-specific selection pressures for a given trait act against the intra-sexual genetic correlation for that trait. It has been found in a wide variety of taxa in both laboratory and natural populations, but the importance of intra-locus sexual c...read more

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Sexual Dimorphism
Disorders of Sex Development
Mating Preference, Animal
Locus
Hermaphroditic Organisms
Protandrous Organisms
Biological Evolution
Variation (Genetics)
1
92

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