Chick Development inside the Egg: From Egg to Parrot
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- The amazing "Inside View" graphic is courtesy of Susanne Russo. Link to her relevant article.
- The photo series below that was produced by the University of California, Davis. It features candled eggs -- Day 1 through Day 17 (please click on photos for enlarged images, with additional information).
- Next, the photos of candled cockatiel eggs - courtesy of the Parrot Society of United Kingdom -- including some incredible hatching photos.
- The third series of images (and the most life-like) are by Brinsea - the leaders in egg incubation
- Also of interest:
Orange-winged Amazon Parrot Incubation Series
© 1998 UC Regents, University of California, Davis
Permission to publish the below photo series was kindly provided by Professor James R. Millam, Department of Animal Science - http://animalscience.ucdavis.edu/laboratory/millam/ ... Please note that some additional information was added by Avianweb for clarification.
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The Parrot Society of United Kingdom was so kind to allow us to publish these really interesting illustrations that show the development of the chick inside the egg -- at its different stages of development.
The images below by Brinsea Products Inc. - the leader in egg incubation
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