egg cluster

egg clus·ter

(eg klŭs'tĕr),
One of the clumps of cells resulting from the breaking up of the gonadal cords in the ovarian cortex; these clumps later develop into primary ovarian follicles.

egg clus·ter

(eg klŭs'tĕr)
One of the clumps of cells resulting from the breaking up of the gonadal cords in the ovarian cortex; these clumps later develop into primary ovarian follicles.
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The profile of Litoria littlejohni contains three photographs of adult frogs, photographs of the lateral, dorsal and ventral surfaces of the tadpole, another of the tadpole's mouthparts, photographs of an egg cluster and a juvenile frog, and beautifully detailed technical drawings of the tadpole and its mouthparts.
Orange beads are also a popular pompano accent, as they resemble the orange egg cluster of an expectant crab (sand fleas and others).
If you see an egg cluster on bean leaves, crush it.
During the Dollar Loan Center Easter Egg Hunt, visitors can click on the website's pages to find a special Easter Egg cluster and be eligible for that day's prize in a random drawing.
4 7 0 Table 2 Number of observations (from the Delta submersible) of each size of longnose skate (Raja rhina) egg cluster (no.
For the purpose of this experiment, an egg cluster was defined as surviving if at least one larva lived to the third instar (period B in Fig.
CUTLINE: Park Ranger Viola Mary Bramel points to a possible salamander egg cluster at a vernal pool at West Hill Dam in Uxbridge.
Throughout PU, females were usually within 1 m of an egg cluster and within one body length of the substrate.
Within 5 min, however, the volume of incubation fluid (a transparent liquid appearing in the incubation chamber) increases, and the egg cluster is immersed in this fluid (Fig.
Each segment with its cluster of embryos -- hereinafter called an egg cluster -- (Fig.
For pond apple, egg clusters were removed by wiping them off the leaf with a cloth instead of by removing the leaves they were attached to; hence there was no need to compensate for leaves lost by egg cluster removal.