Berg, 2001


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Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Salmo salar Spawning conditions Parental care Atlantic salmon, an oviparous fish that does not provide care for eggs after they are fertilized No category
Salmo salar Egg Incubation time 144 days after fertilization 144.0 days
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 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 Egg size after water-hardening The diameter of eggs varied beween different females from 0.424 +/- 0.014 cm to 0.641 +/- 0.023 0.424 mm
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