daily increment
a D- and L-zone on an otolith formed in a day. Also called daily ring, daily growth increment

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • daily growth increment — daily increment …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • daily ring — a growth increment of one day on an otolith or scale in young fish, formed as a result of a circadian rhythm. Not found in adults or under conditions of poor growth. Daily increment is a preferred term …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • increment — the region between similar zones on an otolith or other structure used for ageing. In otoliths, a daily increment comprises a D and an L zone, an annual zone comprises an opaque and a translucent zone …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • marginal increment — the region at the edge of a structure used in age determination, a fraction of the last complete annual or daily increment …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Exact sciences (The) in Hellenistic times: texts and issues — The exact sciences in Hellenistic times: Texts and issues1 Alan C.Bowen Modern scholars often rely on the history of Greco Latin science2 as a backdrop and support for interpreting past philosophical thought. Their warrant is the practice… …   History of philosophy

  • Solstice — For other uses, see Solstice (disambiguation). UTC date and time of solstices and equinoxes[1] year Equinox Mar Solstice June Equinox Sept Solstice Dec day time day time day time day time 2004 20 …   Wikipedia

  • eBay — This article is about the business. For the Weird Al Yankovic song, see eBay (song). eBay Inc. Type Public Traded as NASDAQ:  …   Wikipedia

  • EBay — Infobox Dotcom company company name = eBay Inc. company company type = Public (NASDAQ|EBAY) company slogan = What ever it is, you can get it on eBay. , and Shop victoriously! foundation = September 3, 1995 location city = San Jose, California… …   Wikipedia

  • LABOR — Jewish Labor Organizations IN THE PRE STATE PERIOD Since the last decades of the 19th century, a number of sporadic labor associations have arisen in agriculture and in the printing, clothing, and building trades, as well as groups limited to a… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Jerry Sonnenberg — Member of the Colorado House of Representatives from the 52nd district Incumbent Assumed office January 10, 2007 Preceded by …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”