Nadarajalingam, K and Subramoniam, T (1982) A histological classification of the developmental stages of crustacean oocyte. CMFRI Special publication- Manual of Research Methods for Marine Invertebrate Reproduction (9). pp. 7-15.
Oogenesis is a dynamic process comprising i) a generative (proliferative) and ii) a vegetative (growth) phase. The generative phase refers to the mitotic multiplication of the primary oogonial cell (=gonocytes) into the secondary oogonial cell that transforms to primary oocyte. These events normally occur in the germinal zone ( = germarium) of the ovary. The primary oocyte with a diploid number of chromosomes enters into the prophase of meiotic division
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||histological classification; developmental stages; crustacean oocyte|
|Subjects:||Marine Biology > Biology
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||04 Sep 2010 05:45|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:24|
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