Reproduction of Antennarius striatus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=5474&GenusName=Antennarius&SpeciesName=striatus&fc=192&StockCode=5751
 
Main Ref. Breder, C.M. and D.E. Rosen, 1966
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Oviparous. Males have more intense coloration and extended cutaneous appendages than females (Ref. 205). Eggs are bound in ribbon-like sheath or mass of gelatinous mucus called 'egg raft' or 'veil' (Ref. 6773).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 09.26.02
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.05.11
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