Juvenile hormone-like compounds and reproduction in male and female crustaceans: with implications for aquaculture Academic Article uri icon


  • 542 H. Laufer and A. Sagi tive growth and morphogenesis in male crustácea. The relation between secretion of methyl farnesoate by the mandibular organ and vitellogenesis in female L. emarginata is suggested to be a cause-and-effect response, since it was previously shown that implant of mandibular organs into juvenile females stimulated ovarian development.

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  • January 1, 1991