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Table 1. TSD may be advantageous and selected for in turtles, as embryo energy efficiency and hatchling size are optimized for each sex at single-sex incubation temperatures and are indicative of first-year survivorship.
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The lizards were female in appearance and were capable of bearing offspring, despite having the ZZ chromosomes usually associated with male lizards. This correlation is seen to hold under natural conditions as well. And also incubation days were average 49 days for 16 eggs at constant temperature of Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
The temperatures in the natural spawning nests were