Reproduction of Betta pugnax
Document source: http://fishbase.mnhn.fr/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=12042&GenusName=Betta&SpeciesName=pugnax&fc=429&StockCode=12368
 
Main Ref. Lim, K.K.P. and P.K.L. Ng, 1990
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild bearers
external brooders
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Spawns in a depression on the substrate. Male broods the eggs in his mouth until hatching (Ref. 13061). Produces a minimum of 100 eggs (Ref. 1672).
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Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 07.13.97
Modified by Froese, Tom on 08.20.98
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