Reproduction, egg morphology and development observed in Monographis queenslandicus (Diplopoda: Polyxenidae)

@inproceedings{Huynh2014ReproductionEM,
  title={Reproduction, egg morphology and development observed in Monographis queenslandicus (Diplopoda: Polyxenidae)},
  author={Cuong Van Huynh and Anneke A. Veenstra},
  year={2014}
}
This study provides new insight into penicillate sexual behaviour and egg development as observed in Monographis queenslandicus Huynh et Veenstra, 2013 (Polyxenidae). [] Key Result The developing eggs were found to have two distinct stages, namely the chorion and pupoid, which both proved to be of 12-14 days duration. Both stages were characterized by distinctive external morphology. Morphological features observed pre ecdysis included the development of a smooth, tough membrane of the chorion.
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Investigating mating behaviour in laboratory conditions and identifying traits that could possibly be the target of pre-copulatory selection in the julid species Megaphyllum unilineatum found differences in certain behavioural sequences are similar to those previously reported in M. bosniense, while such similarity is not detected with respect to morphological variation in the mentioned species.
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