Eyed Eggs

Chinook salmon eggs with visible eyes.

Eyed Eggs

"Eye spy" Chinook salmon eggs ready for hatching! The eyes of the developing fish are visible through the shell of the egg. Look closely and you may spot a couple of recently hatched Chinook salmon with their egg still attached to their abdomen.
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Photo By/Credit
Laura Mahoney/USFWS
Ecosystem
River/stream
Media Usage Rights/License
Public Domain
Subject tags
Fish hatcheries
Fisheries
Fishes
Science