Temperature of Egg Incubation Determines Sex in Alligator Mississippiensis

Nature. 1982 Apr 29;296(5860):850-3. doi: 10.1038/296850a0.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Alligators and Crocodiles / embryology
  • Alligators and Crocodiles / genetics
  • Alligators and Crocodiles / physiology*
  • Animals
  • Biological Evolution
  • Hot Temperature
  • Reptiles / physiology*
  • Sex Determination Analysis*
  • Sex Ratio
  • Temperature*