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- Naumann, Benjamin; Englert, Christoph
- Developmental biology 2018
- biologists, etc ; Austrofundulus limnaeus; Austrolebias charrua; DNA repair; Nothobranchius furzeri; blastomeres; diapause; drought tolerance; dry season; early development; eggs; fish; gastrulation; genetic techniques and protocols; habitats; hypoxia; juveniles; models; phylogeny; salinity; stress tolerance; transgenesis; wet season; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Annual killifishes are members of the Aplocheiloidea and live in ephemeral habitats that desiccate regularly during the dry season and refill during the rainy season. Populations of these fishes survive the dry season by producing drought-resistant diapausing eggs that are buried in the substrate. When the pool refills during the rainy season the juveniles hatch, grow rapidly and reproduce until t ...