Reproduction of Hemichromis fasciatus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=2390&GenusName=Hemichromis&SpeciesName=fasciatus&stockcode=2584
 
Main Ref. Baensch, H.A. and R. Riehl, 1985
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild guarders
clutch tenders
Parental Care biparental
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Introduced individuals in Austria reported to form pairs during spawning. Female deposits eggs on exposed hard surfaces such as stones or wood. Both parents guard larvae and juveniles for 4-8 weeks (Ref. 59043).
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Entered by Froese, Tom on 07.03.98
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 10.01.10
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