Hatching glands in salmonid fishes, Salmo gairdneri, Salmo trutta, Salvelinus fontinalis and Salvelinus pluvius

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The unicellular hatching glands (UHGs) of four species of salmonid fish, Salmo gairdneri, Salmo trutta, Salvelinus fontinalis and Salvelinus pluvius were studied by light and electron microscopy. The UHGs are distributed on the epidermis of head and yolk sac, and on the epithelium of the mouth and gills. Since these cells are large and include dilated… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00220337

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@article{Yokoya1976HatchingGI, title={Hatching glands in salmonid fishes, Salmo gairdneri, Salmo trutta, Salvelinus fontinalis and Salvelinus pluvius}, author={Doctor Sachihiko Yokoya and Yukiko Ebina}, journal={Cell and Tissue Research}, year={1976}, volume={172}, pages={529-540} }