3. Reproduction of Medaka

  1. Masato Kinoshita,
  2. Kenji Murata,
  3. Kiyoshi Naruse and
  4. Minoru Tanaka

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780813818849.ch3

Medaka: Biology, Management, and Experimental Protocols

Medaka: Biology, Management, and Experimental Protocols

How to Cite

Kinoshita, M., Murata, K., Naruse, K. and Tanaka, M. (2009) Reproduction of Medaka, in Medaka: Biology, Management, and Experimental Protocols, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780813818849.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 JUN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813808710

Online ISBN: 9780813818849

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Keywords:

  • medaka reproduction;
  • hormonal control;
  • sex determination;
  • gonadal development;
  • reproductive behavior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sex Determination

  • Hormonal Control of Gonadal Development

  • Oogenesis and Spermatogenesis

  • Egg Envelope (Chorion)

  • Necessary Conditions for Spawning

  • Reproductive Behavior

  • Mating

  • Embryo Collection

  • Embryonic Culture

  • Larval Culture

  • Generation of Sex-Reversed Medaka