Oocyte morphology of several mesopelagic fishes in connection with their taxonomic status and habitat conditions


The inner structure of oocytes was studied in 9 species of mesopelagic fish from the Myctophidae, Melamphaidae, Bathylagidae and Platytroctidae families. It was revealed that species of the same family (Myctophidae) differed less in oocyte structure than species from different families. Within the limits of subfamilies the myctophid fishes had the maximum… (More)
DOI: 10.1134/S1063074008020041


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