Reproduction of Lethrinus lentjan
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1863&GenusName=Lethrinus&SpeciesName=lentjan&fc=328&StockCode=2059
 
Main Ref. Carpenter, K.E. and G.R. Allen, 1989
Mode protogyny
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency throughout the year, but peaking once
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior A monandric species (Ref. 55367). Length at sex change = 30.8 cm TL (Ref. 55367). Also Ref. 103751.
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