Reproduction of Astyanax jordani
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=6181&StockCode=6494
 
Main Ref. Balon, E.K., 1975
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
brood hiders
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Expels eggs in a more or less haphazard fashion, the substrate on which the species spawns must have crevices and pores into which the adhesive eggs can roll and be hidden so to prevent predation by its parents or other cave inhabitants.
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 03.20.98
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