[DWJ] Sex/gender (was Any number of threads and... something
Jadwiga Zajaczkowa / Jenne Heise
jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
Mon Apr 23 11:59:41 EDT 2007
> The piece of information that totally floored me was that not
> everything works the way we work.
> In birds, e.g., the homozygotic sex is male, and the heterozygotic
> sex is female. [I hope I have the correct terms.] For purposes of
> understanding, it's as though the female is xy and male is xx.
> But in birds I don't suppose they're called x and y.
Anyone else ever read Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation?
-- Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, Knowledge Pika jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
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