Reproduction of Syngnathus affinis
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=3292&StockCode=3488
 
Main Ref. Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
Mode dioecism
Fertilization in brood pouch or similar structure
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
Reproductive guild bearers
external brooders
Parental Care paternal
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Male carries the eggs in a brood pouch (Ref. 205).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 12.13.04
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.11.11
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