Reproduction of Corydoras splendens
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=12154&GenusName=Corydoras&SpeciesName=splendens&fc=156&StockCode=12480
 
Main Ref. Burgess, W.E., 1992
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
brood hiders
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior In captivity, female collects the eggs in her pelvic fin basket and pastes them individually to plants and other objects. The two pairs reportedly produce about 900-1100 eggs. Another female spawned about 830 eggs.
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Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 02.12.98
Modified by Froese, Rainer on 12.13.03
Checked by Froese, Rainer on 12.13.03
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