The distribution of monoecy, protogyny
, and self-incompatibility in grasses, when compared with the phylogenetic structures resolved here, are suggestive of the possibility that self-incompatibility evolved only once or twice in the grasses.
It is not surprising, then, that dichogamy involving some kind of protogyny
There are no reports on the sexual maturation of Neosilba species, but as evidenced in this study, it is probable that the females of Neosilba reached sexual maturity earlier than the conspecific males, a case of protogyny
does not automatically imply elevated vulnerability to fishing if the population is able to compensate for reduced male survival (e.
Use of the terms protandry, protogyny
and hermaphroditism in malacology.
in autumn migration: do male birds "play chicken"?
The sex allocation pattern of various populations of spotted sand bass are thought to vary from functional gonochorism to strict protogyny
Sex change of primary males in a diandric labrid Halichoeres trimaculatus: coexistence of protandry and protogyny
within a species.