Control of hatching in an estuarine terrestrial crab. II. Exchange of a cluster of embryos between two females

M. Saigusa

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The eggs of Sesarma haematocheir are incubated by the female for about one month. The female seems to play two roles in hatching: initiation of the hatching process, and enhancement of hatching synchrony in each embryo. -from Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)186-202
Number of pages17
JournalBiological Bulletin
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1993


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