Egg Characteristics of Vinciguerria lucetia
Main Ref. Watson, W., 1996
Place of Development buoyant (pelagic)
Shape of Egg spherical
Attributes smooth, not sticky
Color of Eggs
Color of Oil Globule
Additional Characters Eggs have a double shell membrane, an irregularly segmented yolk, about 0.6-0.7 mm in diameter. Pigments present in dorsolateral series along sides of embryo mid-way through development, extending onto head and ventrally on tail in late embryo.
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 09.26.00
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