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The following alleles of an autosomal locus affecting coat color are listed in descending order of dominance:

C (black) > ck(sepia) > cd(cream) > ca(albino)

A cross between a black male and a sepia female produced litters having 14 black, 8 sepia, and 6 albino progeny. What are the exact genotypes of the parents with regard to this locus? Please show steps in figuring out this problem.

a. Cca male X ckca female

b. Cck male X ckca female

c. CC male X ckck female

d. Ccd male X ckcd female

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