resting eggs defined in 1951 yearresting eggs - resting eggs (winter eggs);
resting eggs - Eggs which can only develop after a dormant period, during which they are resistant to adverse conditions; produced by some fresh water animals, e.g. rotifers, certain Crustacea (water fleas); may differ considerably from other eggs of the same species, in e.g. being fertilized instead of parthenogenetic, having more yolk, or thicker shell.
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