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- Nguyen, Hung Manh; Kleitou, Periklis; Kletou, Demetris; Sapir, Yuval; Winters, Gidon
- Botanica marina 2018 v.61 no.4 pp. 337-342
- Cyprus, etc ; Halophila; dioecy; flowering; indigenous species; invasive species; seagrasses; sex ratio; Mediterranean Sea; Red Sea; Show all 10 Subjects
- ... Deviations from the 1:1 sex ratio are common in dioecious plants. The tropical seagrass Halophila stipulacea is among an extremely rare group of dioecious plants that are widely recognized as female-biased. Here we report on differences in sex ratios between native (Eilat, northern Red Sea) and invasive (Cyprus, Mediterranean Sea) populations. While H. stipulacea populations were female-biased in ...