gynandromorph


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gynandromorph

 [gi-] , [jĭ-nan´dro-morf€]
an organism exhibiting gynandromorphism.

gynandromorph

(gī-năn′drə-môrf′, jĭ-)
n.
An organism having both male and female characteristics, especially an insect exhibiting a mixture of male and female tissues or sex organs.

gy·nan′dro·mor′phic adj.
gy·nan′dro·mor′phism, gy·nan′dro·mor′phy n.

gynandromorph

A person having both male and female external genitalia and secondary sexual characteristics. A person displaying HERMAPHRODITISM.

gynandromorph

any animal exhibiting both male and female features, often with the body divided into equal portions of the two sexes - for example, the left-hand side might be male, the right-hand side female.

gynandromorph

an organism exhibiting gynandromorphism.
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Our observations are among the most extensive of a bilateral gynandromorph bird in the wild.
We never knowingly heard the gynandromorph cardinal vocalize nor was it obviously paired with another individual, whereas other cardinals in the area vocalized and were paired, especially as the breeding season approached.
The gynandromorph cardinal was never subjected to unusual aggressive attacks from other cardinals, which is similar to the observations by Cadbury (1973) of a bilateral gynandromorph Evening Grosbeak feeding with conspecifics.
The general pattern in gynandromorphs is female plumage characters on the left side and male characters on the right, corresponding to the orientation of the ovary and testis in birds (Crew and Munroe 1938, Kumerloeve 1954).