Reproduction of Zosterisessor ophiocephalus
Document source: http://fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=13018&GenusName=Zosterisessor&SpeciesName=ophiocephalus&fc=405&StockCode=13341
 
Main Ref. Miller, P.J., 1984
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Miller, P.J., 1984
Reproductive guild guarders
nesters
Parental Care paternal
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Iteroparous, females produce more than one batch of eggs within the breeding season (Ref. 50965).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 03.05.98
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 04.17.13
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