Reproduction of Triportheus angulatus
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Main Ref. Kovacs, G., M.I.D.S. Nobre, F.R. Melo and J.W.B. Silva, 1994
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type polyandry
Spawning frequency No obvious seasonal peak
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Males and females spawn in groups; often two or more males curled around one female (Ref. 10612).
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Entered by Garilao, Cristina V. on 01.30.96
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 08.18.17
Checked by Christensen, Mike S. on 01.30.96
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