Methodology: on release

ID: 67


  • Oocyte size at maturity should ideally measured once oocytes have been released from the colony in broadcast spawners. Both histology and dissection are less accurate because it is difficult to be certain oocytes are mature and the shapes of oocytes are highly irregular prior to release.

Used for traits:

Added by: Andrew Baird

Observations using this methodology

Acropora cytherea

Acropora pulchra

Acropora valida

Astrea curta

Balanophyllia regia

Caryophyllia smithii

Cladocora caespitosa

Coelastrea aspera

Ctenactis crassa

Ctenactis echinata

Cyphastrea microphthalma

Cyphastrea serailia

Danafungia horrida