11. Compare sex limited from sex influence trait. Discuss by giving 1 example for each trait.
The traits limited to only one sex due to anatomical differences are called a sex limited treat. Such trait affects a structure or function of the body of males or females only. These traits are controlled by sex-linked or autosomal genes.
- Genes for milk production in dairy cattle affect only cows.
Sex-influenced genes commonly show a dominant/recessive relationship, where the same gene will have a dominant effect in one sex and a recessive effect in the other
- Sex hormones and other ph siologic differences between males and females effect on expression of certain gene. For example, premature baldness is an autosomal dominant trait. But this condition is rarely expressed in the female due to female sex hormones. It appears in them only after menopause. Thus. sex limited inheritance, perhaps more correctly called sex-influenced inheritance modest prom wears for lds and mormon