Reproduction of Cirrhitichthys oxycephalus
Document source: http://fishbase.us/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=5830&GenusName=Cirrhitichthys&SpeciesName=oxycephalus&fc=352&StockCode=6150
 
Main Ref. Sadovy, Y. and T.J. Donaldson, 1995
Mode protogyny
Fertilization external
Mating type polygyny
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Pelagic spawner (Ref. 31569). Spawning ascents into the water column occurred over a distance of 0.3 to1.0 m (Ref. 26305).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
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Entered by Munday, Philip on 02.17.00
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 10.19.07
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