hermaphroditism must be regarded as a temporary or transitional form.
By hermaphroditism is meant the existence of complete and separate sets of female and male gonads in the same individual.
It is obvious that in this case the cause for the hermaphroditism is not disclosed.
In the Lamellibranchiata, or bivalve shells, hermaphroditism is not rare.
This seems to be the only cytological work on the problem of hermaphroditism.
This union of the two sex functions in one organism is known as hermaphroditism.
How can we reconcile the facts of hermaphroditism with the chromosome theory of sex determination?
hermaphroditism is unknown in Cephalopoda; male and female individuals always being differentiated.
What you say about the coats of mules is new to me, as is the statement about hermaphroditism in hybrid moths.
hermaphroditism her·maph·ro·dit·ism (hər-māf'rə-dī-tĭz'əm)
The presence of both ovarian and testicular tissue in an individual.