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Old 12-05-2017, 05:10 PM   #1
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Girls will be boys: Sex reversal in dragon lizards

One of Australia's iconic lizard species is hiding a secret -- female central bearded dragon embryos temporarily grow the lizard equivalent of a penis during development. Researchers made the discovery while investigating what happens to the body and genitalia of male dragons that reverse their sex at high temperature treatment.



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