Reproduction of Hippocampus capensis
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=6303&StockCode=6616
 
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
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 Torres, Armi G. on 03.08.98
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.08.11
Checked by Froese, Rainer on 08.17.99
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