The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
or isolecithal eggs, eggs with a small amount of more or less equally distributed yolk. Homolecithal eggs are typical of many mollusks, echinoderms, and the lancelet.
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