Sex Wars: Genes, Bacteria, And Biased Sex Ratios
Theory predicts that half of the individuals produced by sexually reproducing species will be male. But in a sizable minority of organisms, females greatly outnumber males, and there are cases in which more males than females are produced. Here a respected geneticist explains why, introducing the strange world of male-killers, parthenogenetic reproduction, and ultra-selfis...more
Hardcover, 250 pages
Published March 2nd 2003 by Princeton University Press
(first published February 10th 2003)
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