Rinchard et al, 2002


Rinchard, J. and Garcia-abiado, M.A. and Dabrowski, K. and Ottobre, J. and Schmidt, D. (2002) Induction of gynogenesis and gonad development in the muskellunge. Journal of fish biology, pp. 427-441

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Esox masquinongy Egg Egg size after water-hardening Range from 2.5 to 2.7 2.5 mm
Esox masquinongy Egg Temperature for incubation Eggs were incubated in 5l McDonald jars at 13-15°C in semi-recirculated system 14.0 °C
Esox masquinongy Larvae Temperature during larval development Larvae were reared at 13-15°C before transfer into ponds 14.0 °C
Esox masquinongy Spawning conditions Spawning season Broodstock were captured on three seperate occassions (spanwing 15, 21, and 22 April 1998). ['April']