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hatching

In embryology, the separation of the blastocyst from the zona pellucida.
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We examined the relationship between incubation behavior during the early incubation period and hatching interval by analyzing data from nests where we were able to record incubation behavior and nest attendance before clutch completion.
We used Kruskal-Wallis tests followed by multiple comparisons based on Mann-Whitney U-tests to examine pairwise differences in first-egg laying date among incubation patterns or hatching intervals.
43 mm SL among all temperature treatments, but larvae were larger if they were late hatching or were incubated in colder water (Fig.
However, although not statistically described in the model, larvae hatching on the second day of the hatch cycle in the 12[degrees]C treatment had larger yolk reserves than those hatching on day 1.
The 2 Homalodisca species did not differ significantly in their daily hatching patterns.
Warkentin also found that jiggling a clutch would trigger a mass hatching.
Nestlings that hatched in the first 3-hr interval during which hatching occurred were 'early-hatched nestlings'.
We defined the age of the brood by the hatching date of the first-hatched nestling (day 1 = hatch day).
As one measure of the health of these animals, Guillette's team began two years ago to examine the fluid that leaks out of eggs at the time of hatching and to analyze it for estrogen and testosterone.
To test that link, his team this summer painted gator eggs from Lake Woodruff with concentrations of DDE and dicofol to produce tissue contamination typical of hatchings from Lake Apopka.
In the United States, at a highly respected IVF clinic, four patients with frozen embryos (all over 39 years of age and previously unsuccessful with classical IVF attempts) received the laser assisted hatching treatment.
In contrast, the long bones of the hadrosaur embryos were capped by incomplete joints, even though they were closer to hatching than the hypsolophodontid specimens.