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In contrast, genetic sex determination plus TEs (GSD + TEs) is viewed as the transition (Valenzuela, 2004; Shen and Wang, 2014).
While this seems as true and urgent of genetic sex research as it does of any other field, few fields can speak with such legitimacy about sex differences.
The decision at times may be very difficult especially when it is not possible to assign the genetic sex.
Since the fossilized remains of pregnant mosasaurs, sauropterygians, and ichthyosaurs show that these species gave birth to live young, they must also have employed genetic sex determination, a point on which the fossil record is silent.
This results in a female body type, even if the genetic sex is male.
Genetic sex is established before birth and usually determines the anatomical gender of a newborn.
Other than minor genetic sex factors, temperature is of the most concern and the most investigated environmental factor that can influence sex differentiation (Penman and Piferrer, 2008; Shen and Wang, 2014).
In general, gonadal differentiation in amphibians corresponds to their genetic sex constitution (Hayes 1998).
In general, there are three possible sources of influence on sex determination: (1) major genetic sex factors; (2) minor genetic sex factors; and (3) environmental differences (Bull, 1983).
After exposure for 29 days post hatching (DPH), fish were allowed to grow until 103 and 179 DPH, at which time their genetic sex was determined using Y-chromosomal DNA markers and their gonadal sex was determined by histology.
We examined whether wild male and female chinook salmon spawning on the Hanford Reach of the Columbia River were faithfully expressing their genetic sex.