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With no tetracycline present in the box, the GM females are expected to die in early larval stages.
Underwater photos taken at night — when larval fishes migrate to within 200 meters of the ocean surface — reveal colors, body structures and behaviors that could never be seen in preserved specimens.
Examining those same fishes back in the lab lets ichthyologists match the photographed larval fishes to known species, researchers report March 30 in Ichthyology & Herpetology.
Now, a partnership between scientists and scuba divers is giving researchers fresh perspectives on the secrets of larval fishes.
To disprove the theory, scientists would need to show that the lamprey started out fully like a fish, then later evolved their sedentary larval form.
That may be a bad story for the birds but a good example of the separation of diet between the larval and adult stage.
The larval stage is passed in the muscles of various animals, especially cattle, where it lies encysted (cysticercus stage).
The length of the larval stage varies from fifteen to twenty-five days with an average of twenty days.
The people, largely farmers, become infected with a larval stage of the hookworm, which develops in moist earth.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
Oryctes, Cetoniae and Anoxiae in the larval state: here then is the prey of the three Scoliae whose habits we know.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE

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