This horseshoe crab is still growing in its egg case
Look among the seaweed for the "mermaid's purse" which is actually the empty egg case
of a ray or dog fish.
Glue your egg case
to the middle of your painted paper.
Bamboo sharks (Chiloscyllium punctatum) develop inside a leathery egg case
(left) that opens slightly near hatching time.
Scientists discovered only recently--in the late 1980s--that a baby nautilus can take 10 to 14 months to develop within its egg case
The zygote alone only has the potential to form a blastocyst that then has to hatch from the egg case
in order to implant into the uterus and begin the next stage of development.
It looks like it may be a chicken and egg case
, where the infrastructure doesn't exist because there aren't the vehicles for it, and vice-versa.
One reason health and agriculture officials were able to trace salmonella to the Umpqua Dairy plant is that unlike the strain in the egg case
, the strain in the dairy was very uncommon.
Praying mantis egg case
(Ootheca mantidis, Sang Piao Xiao) strengthens kidney energy and helps with urinary incontinence and bedwetting in children.
We glued egg case
bundles to clear plastic panels (Plexiglas) to replicate egg masses on murex shells.
Omega-3 claims are all over the egg case
, from brands like Land O Lakes to Best, Gold Circle Farms, Full Spectrum Farms, Giving Nature, Safeway, and more.
ANSWERS: 1 Madrid; 2 Cones of extinct volcanos; 3 Hummus; 4 Copenhagen; 5 A docile horse with a steady gait favoured by ladies; 6 Newmarket; 7 The krona; 8 Raymond Chandler; 9 Beatrix Potter; 10 The empty egg case
of a dogfish.