Franklin, 1963


Franklin, D.R. and Smith Jr, L.L., 1963. Early life history of the northern pike, Esox lucius L., with special reference to the factors influencing the numerical strength of year classes. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 92(2), pp.91-110.

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Esox lucius Egg Temperature for incubation 7-16 11.5 °C
Esox lucius Egg Egg size after water-hardening 2.50-3.00 2.75 mm
Esox lucius Larvae Initial larval size 6.5-8 7.25 mm
Esox lucius Larvae Sibling intracohort cannibalism present Present