Reproduction of Seriola dumerili
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1005&GenusName=Seriola&SpeciesName=dumerili&fc=314&StockCode=1021
 
Main Ref. Marino, G., A. Mandich, A. Massari, F. Andaloro and S. Porrello, 1995
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Spawning aggregation Yes.   Ref.  SCRFA, Science and Conservation of Fish Aggregations, 2018
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Marino, G., A. Mandich, A. Massari, F. Andaloro and S. Porrello, 1995
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Spawning happens during the summer, in areas near the coast. Embryo development lasts about 40 hours at 23° and larval development 31-36 days. Egg size 1.9 mm, larval at hatching 2.9 mm.
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 11.15.01
Modified by Bailly, Nicolas on 09.21.18
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