191 were donated in May
This month, we are on track to donate 193

bradytictic

Definition

bradytictic rate
(Adjective) A descriptor of malacological reproductive biology, where spawning takes place in summer; glochidia overwinter in females and are expelled the following spring.
Usage: Epioblasma capsaeformis is a bradytictic spawner, and successful glochidia infections have been induced with banded sculpin and bluebreast, dusky, gilt, redline, spotted, and wounded darters.


Link to this page:

Add or improve a definition

All definitions are approved by humans before publishing. Any promotional content will be deleted.
HTML tags are not allowed and will be encoded.
Use square brackets to link a word. For example, [abc] will render as abc. External links will be removed
home   recent additions   webmaster page   banners   feed a child