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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (3): 432–437.
Published: 1 February 2007
...Katrien J. W. Van Look; Borys Dzyuba; Alex Cliffe; Heather J. Koldewey; William V. Holt SUMMARY Uniquely among vertebrates, seahorses and pipefishes (Family Syngnathidae)incubate their eggs within a male brood pouch. This has contributed to a widespread, but poorly founded belief, that the eggs...
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (16): 3055–3061.
Published: 15 August 2006
...Borys Dzyuba; Katrien J. W. Van Look; Alex Cliffe; Heather J. Koldewey; William V. Holt SUMMARY Seahorses, together with the pipefishes (Family Syngnathidae), are the only vertebrates in which embryonic development takes place within a specialised body compartment, the brood pouch, of the male...
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (24): 3775–3781.
Published: 15 December 2002
...P. A. Woolley; M. F. Patterson; G. M. Stephenson; D. G. Stephenson SUMMARY The form, function and fibre-type profiles of the ilio-marsupialis muscles,branches of which insert on to the skin of the nipples and pouch, have been investigated in the small dasyurid marsupial Sminthopsis douglasi...