Reproduction of Scarus psittacus
Document source: http://fishbase.mnhn.fr/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=5553&GenusName=Scarus&SpeciesName=psittacus&fc=364&StockCode=5843
 
Main Ref. Choat, J.H. and D.R. Robertson, 1975
Mode protogyny
Fertilization external
Mating type monogamy:
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Yes.   Ref.  SCRFA, Science and Conservation of Fish Aggregations, 2018
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).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Munday, Philip on 01.14.99
Modified by Bailly, Nicolas on 09.21.18
Comments & Corrections
Sign our Guest Book
Back to Search


Publish in our journal partners Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria (0.708, 2017-2018 impact factor) and Journal of Fish Biology (2.038, 2019 impact factor) the results of your primary research on fish growth, weight-length relationships, reproduction (maturity, fecundity, spawning), food and diet composition, introductions and range extensions for faster subsequent entry in FishBase.

cfm script by eagbayani, 21/08/01 ,  php script by rolavides, 11/02/08 ,  last modified by mbactong, 09/06/17