001/*
002 * Copyright 2014 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
003 *
004 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
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009 *
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016package org.gbif.api.vocabulary;
017
018
019/**
020 * Vocabulary for the sex of an organism.
021 *
022 * @see <a href="http://rs.gbif.org/vocabulary/gbif/sex.xml">rs.gbif.org vocabulary</a>
023 */
024public enum Sex {
025
026  /**
027   * No sex determination ever has been observed, for example the Fungi Imperfecti:
028   * http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fungi_Imperfecti
029   */
030  NONE,
031
032  MALE,
033
034  FEMALE,
035
036  /**
037   * Being male and female at the same time.
038   */
039  HERMAPHRODITE
040
041}