A hasty touch of the oviduct, first here, then there, on the green skin of the pea-pod, and that is all.
"A Book of Exposition" by Homer Heath Nugent
I surprised the female motionless, with the oviduct planted vertically in the soil.
"Social Life in the Insect World" by J. H. Fabre
Double-yolked eggs are larger than normal and may injure the oviduct when expelled.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
The presence of an egg in the oviduct of No.
"Birds from Coahuila, Mexico" by Emil K. Urban
There is no separate opening for the oviduct into the outer world.
"The Renewal of Life; How and When to Tell the Story to the Young" by Margaret Warner Morley
Farther, it appears that the queen can lay no male eggs until those of workers, occupying the first place in the oviducts, are discharged.
"New observations on the natural history of bees" by Francis Huber
I have seen the egg leave the oviduct; it is then what it will be later, but lighter in colour.
"The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
Two oviducts in the female.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 6" by Various
According to Miss N.M. Stevens the so-called oviduct acts only as a "sperm-duct" or receptaculum seminis.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 7" by Various
When a yolk is full-grown it drops into the funnel-shaped mouth of the oviduct.
"Our Domestic Birds" by John H. Robinson
A few batrachians retain the ova within the oviducts until the young have undergone part or the whole of the metamorphosis.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 4" by Various
In young birds both oviducts are almost equal in size, but the right soon degenerates into an insignificant strand.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
The eggs acquire shells soon after they enter the oviducts.
"Natural History of the Ornate Box Turtle, Terrapene ornata ornata Agassiz" by John M. Legler
During the progress of these several formations, the egg gradually advances about half way along the oviduct.
"Sheep, Swine, and Poultry" by Robert Jennings
The paired oviducts and vasa deferentia are, as we have seen, mesodermal in origin.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4" by Various
This thread is composed of a gummy secretion, evolved in a gland attached to the oviduct of the female Lace-fly.
"Omphalos" by Philip Henry Gosse
In the following weeks both the ova and the oviducts enlarge rapidly.
"Life History and Ecology of the Five-lined Skink, Eumeces fasciatus" by Henry S. Fitch
The oviducts are large, swollen and convoluted, resembling those in sexually mature individuals.
"North American Recent Soft-shelled Turtles (Family Trionychidae)" by Robert G. Webb
This division first appears in the region where the oviduct (Mueller's duct) is formed (Pl.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
The opening of the oviduct lies between the pieces.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg