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Preferential Sex Linkage of Sexually Selected Genes: Evidence and a New Explanation

Klaus Reinhold

in The Speciation of Modern Homo Sapiens

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263112
eISBN:
9780191734885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263112.003.0014
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter discusses evidence and theory on sex chromosomal linkage of sexually selected traits that may be the key to a functional separation of sexual and natural selection. It reviews the ... More


How the X and Y Became the Sex Chromosomes

Sarah S. Richardson

in Sex Itself: The Search for Male and Female in the Human Genome

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226084688
eISBN:
9780226084718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226084718.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Though scientists discovered the X and Y at the turn of the twentieth century, it took at least two decades for “sex chromosome” to stabilize as the technical term of choice for these odd ... More


Coevolution, co-transmission, and conflict

Geoffrey E. Hill

in Mitonuclear Ecology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198818250
eISBN:
9780191859465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818250.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Mitochondrial genes and nuclear genes are replicated and transmitted across generations as physically separated units. The extent to which these autonomous genomes are co-transmitted depends on the ... More


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