Reproductive Maturation in Geoduck clams (Panopea generosa)

2016-04-29T18:03:41Z (GMT) by Grace Crandall Steven Roberts
This fileset includes a research paper describing reproductive maturation in geoduck clams with 200 images of gonadal histological sections and associated datasheets.<div><br></div><div><div>Female Staging Pictures</div><div>* Images of each histology slide of female geoduck tissue samples taken with iPhone 5 camera</div><div>* Labeling: fG##_s#_##x.jpg</div><div>   * f - female</div><div>   * G## - geoduck number</div><div>   * s# - reproductive maturation stage</div><div>   * ##x - magnification </div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>Male Staging Pictures</div><div>* Images of each histology slide of male geoduck tissue samples taken with iPhone 5 camera</div><div>* Labeling: mG##_s#_##x.jpg</div><div>   * m - male</div><div>   * G## - geoduck number</div><div>   * s# - reproductive maturation stage</div><div>   * ##x - magnification</div><div><br></div><div><div>Data Spreadsheets</div><div>* Female ReproMaturation Staging (.xlsx): lists each female geoduck (labeled Geo_##) under each reproductive maturation stage with the maturation parameters - average oocyte size (µ) and average follicle size (µ)</div><div>* Male ReproMaturation Staging (.xlsx): lists each male geoduck (labeled Geo_##) under each reproductive maturation stage with the maturation parameters - percent composition of spermatids in acini and percent coverage of tissue sample of acini</div><div>* Geoduck Data_MASTERSHEET: lists all data collected: sampling date, geoduck label, geoduck gender, reproductive maturation stage, weight prior to dissection (g), shell length (mm), gross examination notes, and whether hemolymph was sampled successfully</div><div><br></div></div></div>