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Title: Spawning behavior and larval development in Mopalia lignosa and Mopalia muscosa (Mollusca: Polyplacophora) in Central California
Student Author(s): Watanabe, James M.
Cox, Larry R.
Faculty Advisor(s): Abbott, Donald P.
Pages: 33
Location: Final Papers Biology 175H
Date: June 1974
Keywords: chiton
Abstract: Spawning behavior and external features of the larval development were studied in the chitons Mopalia muscosa and M. lignosa during the months of April-June, 1974, at Pacific Grove, California. The sequence of events in the development of the two species in the same, though some differences in timing exist.
Notes: Publ 1975, Veliger 18 (Suppl): 18-27