Murray et al, 1990


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Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Oncorhynchus kisutch Egg Egg size after water-hardening 6.2-8.7 with n=1465 eggs mesured 7.45 mm
Oncorhynchus kisutch Egg Temperature for incubation The highest survival were recorded at 4 or 5°C, and were usually over 58% at 2, 4, 5 and 8°C [Complete mortality was recorded at 14 and 15°C] 4.0 °C
Oncorhynchus kisutch Egg Degree-days for incubation 51-68 [At 8°C] to 149-185 [At 2°C] 59.5 °C * day
Oncorhynchus kisutch Larvae Initial larval size 17.5 to 19.4 at hatching 17.5 mm
Oncorhynchus kisutch Larvae Temperature during larval development Conversion of yolk to tissue was maximized at 4°C and for another at 4.7-6.5°C, their study between 4 and 8°C 5.6 °C
Oncorhynchus kisutch Spawning conditions Spawning season Spawning in British Columbia typically peaks in November and December when autumn rains have raised water levels, but spawning may continue at low levels into January or as late as March ['January', 'March', 'October', 'November', 'December']
Oncorhynchus kisutch Spawning conditions Spawning temperature 0.8-14.4 7.6 °C