Thorpe et al, 1984


Thorpe, J.E. and Miles, M.S. and Keay, D.S. (1984) Developmental rate, fecundity and egg size in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L. Aquaculture, pp. 289-305

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Salmo salar Egg Egg size after water-hardening Range from 4.46-6.60, averaging 5.73 [Swollen eggs] 5.53 mm
Salmo salar Female Absolute fecundity Range from 1.662 to 14.499, with a mean of 6.284 1.66 thousand eggs