In males, spermatogenesis begins after puberty and they retain this ability throughout their life time. However, in females, oogenesis begins and ends in the foetal stage itself and the female is unable to generate any more oocytes in her lifetime. Is there any reason for this assymetry in nature?

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    $\begingroup$ For ref: This and this. $\endgroup$ Jun 12, 2022 at 17:42
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