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Biological outliers--more gynandromorphs-this time chickens and butterflies

When viral split sex cardinals just aren't enough...

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/25/science/split-sex-gynandromorph.html?

Has any reader ever encountered a live one of any species?

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Jay Keller
2 months ago

Here is a photo and description of a unilaterally-symmetrical gynandromorph Gypsy Moth I found and collected back in 1992.

https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1613210

Specimens are probably more common than people realize since they can be very difficult to detect.

Jay Keller
Boca

Jay Keller
2 months ago

Spellcheck turned "bilaterally" to "unilaterally" above. It is of course bilateral.

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