Reproduction of Zebrasoma flavescens
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=6018&StockCode=6332
 
Main Ref. Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Spawning frequency throughout the year, but peaking once
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Bushnell, M.E., J.T. Claisse and C.W. Laidley, 2010
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Paired spawning (Ref. 240). Multiple spawner with reproductive activity occuring around the full moon (Ref. 86544).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 09.24.02
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 03.03.11
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