Echelle and Riggs, 1972


Echelle, A.A. and Riggs, C.D., 1972. Aspects of the early life history of gars (Lepisosteus) in Lake Texoma. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 101(1), pp.106-112.

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Lepisosteus osseus Larvae Initial larval size 9-10 9.5 mm
Lepisosteus osseus Egg Degree-days for incubation 18.9-21.1; 5-6 110.0 °C * day
Lepisosteus osseus Egg Incubation time 8-9 8.5 days
Lepisosteus osseus Egg Incubation time 5-10 7.5 days
Lepisosteus osseus Larvae Larvae behaviour benthic Demersal
Lepisosteus osseus Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption 9 days @ 18.9-21.1 C 20.0 °C * day