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Yolk formation in Adelie penguin eggs
Entry ID: K014_1979_1980_NZ_4

Abstract: Development of a technique of preserving and staining egg yolks have permitted the number of days during which yolk is deposited in a follicle to be estimated. Whether the yolk structure of Adelie penguin eggs is similar to those of other penguins studied using this method and the time required for yolk formation was determined. Eggs were collected at Cape Bird at the end of the laying period ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-11-21
Stop Date: 1979-11-25
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Data Set Progress
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