Larval Development of a Grapsid Crab, Helica formosensis Rathbun(Crustacea : Brachyura), Reared in the Laboratory

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Abstract

The complete larval development of Helice formosensis was obtained in the laboratory. It consisted of 5 zoeal and 1 megalopa stages before moulting to the first crab instar on the 47th day at a water temperature of 15-22℃. The morphology of the larvae is described in detail and comparisons are made with larvae of other species of Helice.

Journal

  • Species Diversity

    Species Diversity 2(1), 7-23, 1997-06-30

    Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology

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  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    110002336623
  • NII NACSIS-CAT ID (NCID)
    AA11114903
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • Article Type
    Journal Article
  • ISSN
    13421670
  • NDL Article ID
    4252136
  • NDL Source Classification
    ZR4(科学技術--生物学--動物)
  • NDL Call No.
    Z53-W570
  • Data Source
    CJP  CJPref  NDL  NII-ELS 
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