Reproduction of Platichthys flesus
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1341&StockCode=1359
 
Main Ref. Balon, E.K., 1990
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Spawning frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Spawns in the water column (Ref. 7471). Produces 400,000 to 2,000,000 eggs for each female (Ref. 51442).
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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer on 05.24.93
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.01.11
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