Reproduction of Centrophorus moluccensis
Document source: http://fishbase.mnhn.fr/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=651&GenusName=Centrophorus&SpeciesName=moluccensis&fc=558&StockCode=667
 
Main Ref. Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
Mode dioecism
Fertilization internal (oviduct)
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild bearers
internal live bearers
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Ovoviviparous, embryos feed solely on yolk (Ref. 50449). Number of young 2 per litter; size at birth about 31 to 37 cm (Ref. 247); born at 35 cm TL (Ref.58048). Distinct pairing with embrace (Ref. 205).
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 01.24.94
Modified by Wiethüchter, Anita on 02.13.08
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