The embryonic phase and its implication in the hatchling size and condition of Atlantic bobtail squid Sepiola atlantica

@article{Rodrigues2010TheEP,
  title={The embryonic phase and its implication in the hatchling size and condition of Atlantic bobtail squid Sepiola atlantica},
  author={Marcelo Rodrigues and {\'A}ngel Guerra and Jes{\'u}s Souza Troncoso},
  journal={Helgoland Marine Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={65},
  pages={211-216}
}
Early life stages of cephalopods are somewhat complex due to the life history strategy or species specificity of generalized ontogenetic patterns and processes. This work aimed to determine the time length of embryonic development at different temperatures, and if the egg size is a determinant of hatchling size in Sepiola atlantica d′Orbigny, 1839–1842. Successful hatching occurred in 98.5–100% of the eggs for each female. As seen in other coleoid cephalopods, temperature determines the amount… 

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