Zebrafish

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An experimental organism—Brachydanio rerio—which has proven useful for studying vertebrate development, via the strategy of saturation mutagenesis; zebrafish have transparent embryos, short generation time—3 months—and prolific egg production
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Juvenile hermaphroditism in the zebrafish, Brachydanio rerio.
The biology and use of zebrafish Brachydanio rerio in fisheries research.
This study will focus on what effect temperature may have on the number and gender of fish born in Xiphophorus helleri, Poecilia sphenops, Brachydanio rerios, and Oryzias latipes.
The egg-layers will be divided into two groups: Brachydanio rerios and Oryzias latipes.