Egg Characteristics of Mugil cephalus
Main Ref. Kailola, P.J., M.J. Williams, P.C. Stewart, R.E. Reichelt, A. McNee and C. Grieve, 1993
Place of Development buoyant (pelagic)
Shape of Egg spherical
Attributes sculptured
Color of Eggs
Color of Oil Globule
Additional Characters Chorion, known previously as having a smooth surface, has a raised patterned surface seen through a scanning electron microscope (Ref. 43273). Perivitelline space is a bit narrow. Oil globule diameter is 0.39 mm (Ref. 79496).
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 03.26.99
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 10.16.08
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