The Medaka, Oryzias latipes, and the Guppy, Lebistes reticularis

  • Toki-o Yamamoto


By virtue of its small size, hardiness, rapid rate of reproduction, and ease of rearing the medaka (Oryzias latipes) is excellent experimental material for studies in various fields of biology, especially embryology and genetics.


Body Color Autosomal Gene Oryzias Latipes Indifferent Gonad Lebistes Reticulatus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toki-o Yamamoto
    • 1
  1. 1.Zoological Laboratory, Faculty of AgricultureMeijo UniversityNagoyaJapan

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