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Fecundity of Oreochromis squamipinnis
Main Ref: Berns, S., E.H. Chave and H.M. Peters, 1978
Country: Malawi
Locality: Lake Malawi
Ecosystem:
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min     (g) (cm)   Ref:
  max     (g) (cm)  
  mean     (g) (cm)  
Comments on Fecundity:
Relative Fecundity
Min: Ref.:
Mean: Ref.:
Max: Ref.:
Fecundity/length relationship ( F = a * L ^b):
  Size: (cm) SL 
  n:
  a: 0.023 95% confidence limit:  
  b: 2.900 95% confidence limit:  
  r2: 0.504
Spawning Cycles: (1/y)   Ref:
Comments: Spawns in about 16 m deep usually off sandy shores. But catches of ripe individuals reported from as deep as 22 m (Ref. 2781); breeding continues until April (Ref. 6150). Males become territorial during the reproductive cycle and provide their territory with a spawning pit by mouthdigging.
Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 11.03.91
Modified by: Torres, Armi G. - 30.09.94
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 26.09.95
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