“The implications for conservation breeding programs are enormous because this opens up a new way that animals can potentially colonize an island,” Buley said. “A female could swim to a new island, lay a clutch of eggs, then mate with sons and be sexually producing normally within a generation.”
Inbreeding. Huh. I thought the entire problem with the existence of white tigers was that they are only attainable through inbreeding. This is a desirable option in conservation?
As for the asexual komodo itself, wtf.