Eggs and late-stage embryos of Allocareproctus unangas (family Liparidae) from the Aleutian Islands

@article{Busby2006EggsAL,
  title={Eggs and late-stage embryos of Allocareproctus unangas (family Liparidae) from the Aleutian Islands},
  author={Morgan S. Busby and James Wilder Orr and Deborah M. Blood},
  journal={Ichthyological Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={53},
  pages={423-426}
}
Four unusual masses of adhesive fish eggs surrounding limbs of the octocoral Primnoa sp. were collected in Seguam Pass in the Aleutian Island Archipelago at a depth of 397 m. The eggs contained embryos in the flexion stage of development. When dissected and cleared and stained, counts of dorsal and anal fin rays and vertebrae allowed identification of the… CONTINUE READING