Reproduction of Bodianus bilunulatus
Document source: http://www.fishbase.org/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=6580&GenusName=Bodianus&SpeciesName=bilunulatus&fc=362&StockCode=6902
 
Main Ref. DeMartini, E.E., A.M. Friedlander and S.R. Holzwarth, 2005
Mode protogyny
Fertilization external
Mating type monogamy:
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Oviparous, distinct pairing during breeding (Ref. 205). Size at sex change: 38.6-40.5 cm L (Ref. 55080).
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 08.15.05
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.07.15
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