Meyer, 1970



Citation


Meyer, F.A. (1970) Development of some larval centrarchids. Progressive Fish-culturist, pp. 130-6

Associated characteristics


Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Incubation time About 3 days at 21°C 3.0 days
Micropterus salmoides Egg Incubation time About 4-5 days at 21°C 4.5 days
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Degree-days for incubation 60-65 [About 3 days at 21°C] 62.5 °C * day
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Temperature for incubation Reared at a constant temperature of 70°F or 21.1 21.1 °C
Micropterus salmoides Egg Temperature for incubation Incubated at 70°F, or 21°C 21.0 °C
Micropterus dolomieui Egg Egg size after water-hardening Mean of 2.0 with n=10 [Fertilized eggs] 2.0 mm
Micropterus salmoides Egg Egg size after water-hardening Mean of 1.6 with n=31 [Fertilized eggs] 1.6 mm
Micropterus dolomieui Larvae Temperature during larval development Reared at 21°C 21.0 °C
Micropterus salmoides Larvae Temperature during larval development Reared at 21°C 21.0 °C
Micropterus salmoides Larvae Sibling intracohort cannibalism Cannibalism occured among 24-mm fish, which reduced overall success rates Present
Micropterus dolomieui Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption 120 [The larvae became free-swimming 6 days after hatching at 21°C, at a length of approximatively 8.7 millimeters] 120.0 °C * day
Micropterus salmoides Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption 60-80 [Three or four days after hatching, at 21°C, larvae became free-swimming at approximatively 6.1 millimetres] 70.0 °C * day
Micropterus dolomieui Larvae Larvae behaviour The larvae became free-swimming 6 days after hatching at a length of approximatively 8.7 millimeters Demersal
Micropterus salmoides Larvae Larvae behaviour Three of four days after hatching, larvae became free-swimming at approximatively 6.1 millimetres Demersal