Berg et al, 2001


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Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Salmo salar Egg Egg size after water-hardening The diameter of eggs varied beween different females from 0.424 +/- 0.014 cm to 0.641 +/- 0.023 0.42 mm
Salmo salar Egg Incubation time 144 days after fertilization 144.0 days
Salmo salar Egg Temperature for incubation The eggs of each female were fertilized by a different male (i.e. six full-sib families), and were then reared in hatchery supplied with well-water (3.0-5.0°C) 4.0 °C
Salmo salar Egg Degree-days for incubation Hatching took place between 17 March and 1 April (about 520 degree-days) 17.0 °C * day
Salmo salar Larvae Onset of exogeneous feeding The last sample was taken immediatly before the juveniles were fed for the first time (about 700 day-degrees, and 520 for incubation) 700.0 °C * day
Salmo salar Spawning conditions Parental care Atlantic salmon, an oviparous fish that does not provide care for eggs after they are fertilized No care