Egg Characteristics of Phycodurus eques
 
Main Ref. Gomon, M.F. and F.J. Neira, 1998
Place of Development in brood pouch
Shape of Egg other
Attributes in jelly matrix, not sticky
Color of Eggs yellow,orange,amber
Color of Oil Globule
Additional Characters Eggs are pear-shaped, about 4 x 7 mm (Ref. 31838). About 250 eggs are incubated by males on the underside of the tail, where they are embedded in spongy tissue (Ref. 31838).
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( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 05.12.00
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 12.10.04
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