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Table 1 Mean, maximum, and minimum cell and nucleus diameters recorded in Porites sverdrupi oocytes from May 2014 to December 2015

From: Reproduction of the endangered endemic saffron coral to the Gulf of California Porites sverdrupi (Anthozoa: Scleractinia): implications for its long-term maintenance

Oocyte stageNMean cell diameter (µm)Min cell diameter (µm)Max cell diameter (µm)Mean nucleus diameter (µm)Min nucleus diameter (µm)Max nucleus diameter (µm)
I1117.51 ± 1.4510.6424.655.16 ± 0.3537
II5462.01 ± 3.8519.49130.3621.36 ± 1.09945
III16173.15 ± 13.53112.13285.5336 ± 322.4464.5
Late III2214.61 ± 25.67188.94240.2861.59 ± 15.2746.3276.87
IV2335 ± 33.5301.45368.5669.58 ± 1.9071.4967.68
  1. Data is expressed as mean values ± standard error