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When you inquire again why it is that people resemble their father, who is a stranger and has nothing to do with the formation of their body, they have a stereotyped answer:
They have a monagomous cultural system with marriage and when people actually did catch their wife cheating on them they vociferously displayed it to the outsider.
Malinowski notes that the domestic pigs often sneak off to canoodle with those in the wild.
Therefore, getting X right is impossible.
I think the tendency to note the resemblance of children to fathers serves to reinforce paternity.
Personally, lots of evolution research, and behavioral biological studies, etc.
Sure, cultures have strange belief systems.
And, they note, there are some really hideous people on the island who nobody would dare have sex with, yet they manage to become pregnant.