Fish embryo development, light micrograph

Fish embryo development, light micrograph

C013/2042 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 11.0MB

Downloadable file size: 366.1KB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: HERVE CONGE, ISM /SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Fish embryo development. Light micrograph of a section through a fish embryo during the early stages development. The cells here are known as blastomeres. Blastomeres are produced through cleavage, a type of cell division, of the ovum after fertilisation. Many blastomeres make up a hollow sphere of cells known as the blastula (seen here). Here, the cell at centre is in the telophase stage of mitotic division. The chromosomes (dark specks) have been pulled apart by the microtubules (spindles, lines) and the twp daughter cells have formed. Magnification: x1670 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not available.

Keywords: anatomical, anatomy, animal, animals, aquatic, biological, biology, blastomere, blastomeres, blastula, cell, cell cycle, cell division, cells, chromosome, chromosomes, cleavage, daughter cell, development, developmental, dividing, division, embryo, fertilised, fibres, fish, histological, histology, ichtyology, life cycle, life stage, life-cycle, life-stage, light micrograph, light microscope, lm, metastasis, metastasising, microtubule, microtubules, mitosis, mitotic, nucleus, reproduction, reproductive, resting, section, sectioned, separated, separating, spindle fibre, stained, telophase, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.