Reproduction of Pagrus pagrus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1756&GenusName=Pagrus&SpeciesName=pagrus&fc=330&StockCode=1249
 
Main Ref. Pajuelo, J.G. and J.M. Lorenzo, 1996
Mode protogyny
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 Protogynous hermaphrodite species. First sexual maturity occurs at 3 years of age (about 24 cm), first behaving as females and then as males. Spawning happens at 1 5-19° and it tends to be in spring, depending on the habitat (in the Canary Islands it can start in January). Also Ref. 28504, 41163.
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Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B. on 03.22.99
Modified by Ueberschaer, Bernd on 01.09.08
Checked by Luna, Susan M. on 01.09.08
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