Reproduction of Gerres filamentosus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=4463&GenusName=Gerres&SpeciesName=filamentosus&fc=326&StockCode=4661
 
Main Ref. Blaber, S.J.M., 1997
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency variable throughout range
Batch spawner Yes.   Ref.  Kurup, B.M. and C.T. Samuel, 1991
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Juveniles enter estuaries and mangrove areas at 1 cm SL and stay until they reach maturity, at which stage they move out to sea (Ref. 36558).
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 06.26.00
Modified by Froese, Rainer on 12.08.00
Checked by Froese, Rainer on 12.08.00
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