Reproduction of Siganus punctatus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=4621&GenusName=Siganus&SpeciesName=punctatus&fc=413&StockCode=4808
 
Main Ref. Myers, R.F., 1999
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type monogamy:
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Spawn in pairs. Spawning occurs around either new or full moons or both (Ref. 37816).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
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Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 12.13.01
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 08.12.16
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