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

  • Toki-o Yamamoto

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Estrogen Recombination Androgen Carotenoid Adrenalin 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

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

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