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Fecundity of Chanos chanos
Main Ref: Schuster, W.H., 1960
Country: India
Locality: Palk Strait
Ecosystem:
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min   200,000 (g) 110 (cm) TL  Ref: Jeyaseelan, M.J.P., 1998
  max   570,000 (g) 157 (cm) TL 
  mean     (g) (cm)  
Comments on Fecundity:
Relative Fecundity
Min: Ref.:
Mean: Ref.:
Max: Ref.:
Fecundity/length relationship ( F = a * L ^b):
  Size: (cm)  
  n:
  a: 95% confidence limit:  
  b: 95% confidence limit:  
  r2:  
Spawning Cycles: (1/y)   Ref:
Comments: Spawning peaks in May. Spawning occurs nearshore, around 20-50 m deep, over sandy or coral bottoms in clear waters, at a salinity of 32-33 ppt.
Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 19.10.90
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 22.08.02
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 26.09.95
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