Reproduction of Sardinella lemuru
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1510&GenusName=Sardinella&SpeciesName=lemuru&fc=43&StockCode=1703
 
Main Ref. Whitehead, P.J.P., 1985
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Spawning tends to take place in inshore waters where salinity is low (Ref. 6863) at the beginning of the rainy season. Spawning aggregations may be formed, also including Amblygaster sirm, A. leogaster and Clupea fimbriata.
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(e.g. 9948)
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Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B. on 10.19.90
Modified by Pauly, Daniel on 10.03.94
Checked by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D. on 04.25.94
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