Evolution of Animals with focus on Amphibians and Fish

Theme Issue of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B:

Kratochvíl L. & Stöck M. (guest editors):

Challenging the paradigm in sex chromosome evolution:

empirical and theoretical insights with a focus on vertebrates.

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

(in prep. for early 2021).

About Phil. Trans. B.: see Wikipedia & New York Times

Accepted contributions:

Charlesworth D. (accepted): The timing of genetic degeneration of sex chromosomes. Doi: 10.1098/rstb.2015.2020.0093; preprint: DCharlesworth_AccVersion.

Ogata M., Suzuki K., Yuasa Y., Miura I. (accepted): Sex-chromosome evolution from a heteromorphic to a homomorphic system by inter-population hybridization in a frog. Doi10.1098/rstb.2020.0105; preprint: IMiura_AccVersion.

Perrin N. (accepted): Sex-chromosome evolution in frogs: What role for sex-antagonistic genes? Doi10.1098/rstb.2020.0094; preprint: NPerrin_AccVersion.

Rovatsos M., Gamble T., Nielsen S.V., Georges A., Ezaz T., Kratochvíl L. (accepted): Do male and female heterogamety really differ in expression regulation? Lack of global dosage balance in pygopodid geckos. preprint: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.03.132241v1.full.pdf

Song X.-Y., Furman B.L.S. , Premachandra T., Knytl M., Cauret C.M.S., Wasonga D.V., Measey J., Dworkin I., Evans B.J. (acctepted): Sex chromosome degeneration, turnover, and sex-biased expression of sex-linked transcripts in African clawed frogs (Xenopus). Doi10.1098/rstb.2020.0095; preprint: BEvans_AccVersion.

Weber, C., Capel B. (accepted): Sex determination without sex chromosomes. Doi10.1098/rstb.2020.0109; preprint: BCapel_AccVersion.