Reproduction of Pleuronectes platessa
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1342&StockCode=1360
 
Main Ref. Muus, B. and P. Dahlström, 1978
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Spawning frequency One clear seasonal peak per year
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Murua, H. and F. Saborido-Rey, 2003
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Adult spawn when the temperature is around 6 °C (Ref. 4705).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer on 05.25.93
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.01.11
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