Reproduction of Morone saxatilis
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=353&StockCode=367
 
Main Ref. Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
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 Move into fresh or brackish water to spawn (Ref. 39467). Females spawn more than once in a season, but they don't necessarily spawn every year (Ref. 1998).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B. on 09.16.99
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 12.05.11
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