What are some factors that determine the sex of offspring
- Combination of chromosomes (XX or XY)
- Environmental conditions
- Social status
What will the offsprings' sexual ratio be under optimal temperature conditions?
What is an example of social status determining sex?
What is sequential hermaphroditism? Give an example.
- Sex of an individual can change
- e.g. clown fish:
- born male
- biggest fish in group is the female
- If female dies, largest remaining male becomes female