Siefert et al, 1974


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Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Incubation time 2-4 [Between 20-25°C] 3.0 days
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Temperature for incubation 20-25°C 22.5 °C
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Degree-days for incubation 40-50 DD for the beginning of hatching and 75-80 DD for 90% of at least 90 percent hatched 45.0 °C * day
Micropterus dolomieui Larvae Temperature during larval development Reared at 20 and 25°C 20.0 °C
Micropterus dolomieui Larvae Onset of exogeneous feeding 120 [6-7 days at 20°C and 4-5 days at 25°C] 6.5 °C * day
Morone chrysops Egg Incubation time 4 days at 16°C [Between 77 to 93 hours] and 3 days at 19°C 4.0 days
Morone chrysops Egg Temperature for incubation Incubated at 16°C and 19°C 16.0 °C
Morone chrysops Egg Degree-days for incubation 60-70 [4 days at 16°C and 3 days at 19°C] 65.0 °C * day
Morone chrysops Larvae Initial larval size Mean of 3.6, range of 3.2-3.9 3.55 mm
Morone chrysops Larvae Larvae behaviour Sac larvae of the white bass exibited a unique swimming behavior. They swam vertically to near the surface, where they became inactive and dropped, head down, to the bottom of chamber. Upon touching, they sawm actively to the surface again Demersal