Egg Characteristics of Melanogrammus aeglefinus
 
Main Ref. Russell, F.S., 1976
Place of Development buoyant (pelagic)
Shape of Egg spherical
Attributes smooth, not sticky
Color of Eggs
Color of Oil Globule
Additional Characters When the embryo surrounds the yolk the eyes are pigmented and a postanal ventral contour row of chromatophores appear , no chromatophores on the dorsal surface except in the shoulder region above the abdomen.
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( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 10.19.90
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 01.25.02
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