Habitat requirements of the living coelacanth Latimeria chalumnae at grande comore, Indian Ocean

  title={Habitat requirements of the living coelacanth Latimeria chalumnae at grande comore, Indian Ocean},
  author={Hans W. Fricke and Rapha{\"e}l Plante},
the seminal receptacles were removed, fixed in Bouin, embedded in paraff in , and serial sections at 3 8/zm were prepared. The receptacles of most mult iparous females so sampled ( N > 4 0 ) were large twin pouch-l ike organs reaching 5 mm in length and 2 mm in diameter in females with a carapace length of 14 to 19 mm (for details of the female reproductive system see [9]); both receptacles were usually crammed full of ejaculate. Figure 1 gives sagittal paraff in wax sections of two seminal… Expand

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