Reproduction of Hyphessobrycon eques
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=46294&StockCode=39014
 
Main Ref. Mills, D. and G. Vevers, 1989
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Oviparous (Ref. 205). In captivity, spawning is preceded by vigorous driving by the male during the early hours of the day and eggs mostly sink to the bottom (Ref. 7020).
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Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 06.10.94
Modified by Casal, Christine Marie V. on 05.22.06
Checked by Torres, Armi G. on 03.16.96
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