Analysis of giant crab brain lipofuscin data for age determination Research Dataset uri icon

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description

  • Lipofuscin density in Giant Crab (Pseudocarcinus gigas) brain tissue was estimated through fluorescent microscopy. The intent was to relate lipofuscin to crab age. Some known age specimens were included in the sample, these were reared from larvae
  • Lipofuscin density in giant crab (Pseudocarcinus gigas) brain tissue was estimated through fluorescent microscopy. The intent was to relate lipofuscin to crab age. Some known age specimens were included in the sample, these were reared from larvae

date coverage

  • From 1999-11-01 to 2001-08-31
  • From 1999-11-01 to 2001-08-31

keywords

  • 28 925001
  • Oceans | Marine Biology | Marine Invertebrates
  • Pseudocarcinus gigas
  • Tasmania
  • biota
  • brain lipofuscin

GCMD keywords

  • ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES
  • CRUSTACEANS