Reproduction of Stegastes leucostictus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=3651&GenusName=Stegastes&SpeciesName=leucostictus&fc=350&StockCode=3847
 
Main Ref. Balon, E.K., 1975
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild guarders
nesters
Parental Care paternal
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Oviparous, distinct pairing during breeding (Ref. 205). Males guard and aerate the eggs (Ref. 205). The eggs are deposited inside empty shells or under stones or shell (Ref. 39478).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 08.07.01
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.21.11
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