Hendry et al, 1998


Hendry, A.P. and Hensleigh, J.E. and Reisenbichler, R.R. (1998) Incubation temperature, develomental biology, and the divergence of sockeye salmon (Concorhynchus nerka) within Lake Washington). Can. J. Fish Aquat. Sci., pp. 1387-1394

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Oncorhynchus nerka Egg Incubation time 120-124 [5°C], 74-77 [9°C], 51-54 [12.2] 122.0 days
Oncorhynchus nerka Egg Temperature for incubation 6.0-6.8 in the wild, and 5-12.5 in reared conditions, even if survival was higher at 5-9 than at 12°C 6.4 °C
Oncorhynchus nerka Egg Degree-days for incubation [120-124 at 5°C, 74-77 at 9°C, 51-54 at 12.2] 122.0 °C * day
Oncorhynchus nerka Larvae Initial larval size 24-28 [Newly emergent fry] 26.0 mm
Oncorhynchus nerka Larvae Larvae behaviour Remain in the gravel Demersal
Oncorhynchus nerka Larvae Temperature during larval development 6-10 in natural condition 8.0 °C
Oncorhynchus nerka Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption 300-360 [Hatching to emergence: 53-60 days (5.0°C), 36-40 (9°C), 24-25 (12.5°C] 330.0 °C * day
Oncorhynchus nerka Spawning conditions Spawning season Between Mid-October for the first spawners to Mid-December for the last spawners ['October', 'December']