Egg capsules of eleven marine prosobranchs from northwest Florida
Abstract:Egg capsules of eleven prosobranchs are described and illustrated, including Strombus alatus, Murex fulvescens, Urosalpinx perrugata, Favartia cellulosa, Eupleura sulcidentata, Calotrophon ostrearum, Cantharus cancellarius, C. multangulus, Fasciolaria lilium hunteria, Conus floridanus floridensis, and C. jaspideus stearnsi. Enumerations of capsules and embryos, and capsular dimensions, developmental pattern, and observations on reproductive behavior are given.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1986-07-01
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