Sutcliffe, David W. (1992) Reproduction in Gammarus (Crustacea, Amphipoda): basic processes. Freshwater Forum, 2(2), pp. 102-128.
Research on the basic reproduction processes of Gammarus is summarized and reviewed, reproductive strategies in males and females being left to two later papers. The author describes the reproductive systems, the development of eggs (oocytes) in the ovaries, courtship and precopulatory amplexus, mating and the production of sperms, egg laying, mortality and diapause.
|Item Type: ||Article|
|Title: ||Reproduction in Gammarus (Crustacea, Amphipoda): basic processes|
|Personal Creator/Author: |
|Sutcliffe, David W.|
|Journal or Publication Title: ||Freshwater Forum|
|Page Range: ||pp. 102-128|
|Contact Email Address: ||email@example.com|
|Issuing Agency: ||Freshwater Biological Association|
|Uncontrolled Keywords: ||Chromosomes; Freshwater crustaceans; Gonads; Life history; Oocytes; Ovaries; Pheromones; Reproduction; Reproductive behaviour|
|Item ID: ||4533|
|Depositing User: ||Hardy B Schwamm|
|Date Deposited: ||15 Nov 2010 18:57|
|Last Modified: ||29 Sep 2011 18:17|
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