Eggs of Engraulis encrasicolus (Linnaeus, 1758). Specimen I

Chordata: Actinopterygii: Clupeiformes: Engraulidae

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10x Plan Fluor / 40x Plan Fluor. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 16th 2017.

 

Diagnostic features
Eggs ovoid in shape, with small perivitelline space; without oil globules and  with segmented yolk.

 

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Ehrenbaum (1905-1909)

 

References
Ehrenbaum (1905-1909). Eier und Larven von Fischen, andere Eier und Cysten. In: Brandt, K. & Apstein, C (1901-1928). Nordisches Plankton. Verlag von Lipsius & Tischer, Kiel. (see Fig. 141).
Larink, O. & Westheide, W. (2011). Coastal plankton. Verlag Dr.Friedrich Pfeil. München. (see Plate 81).
Ré, P. & Meneses, I. (2008). Early stages of marine fishes occurring in the Iberian Peninsula. IPIMAR/IMAR: 282 pp. (see Plate 5).

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