Hatching Brine Shrimp Larvae Axenically and/or in a Range of Quantities

  • Howard M. Lenhoff

Abstract

To hatch a range of quantities of brine shrimp for feeding hydra, and to prepare axenic larvae (i.e. free of other organisms).

Keywords

Brine Shrimp Artemia Cyst Colonial Hydroid Bacterial Culture Broth Brine Shrimp Artemia Salina 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard M. Lenhoff
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  1. 1.Department of Developmental and Cell BiologyUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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