Reproduction of Ostracion cubicus
Document source: http://fishbase.sinica.edu.tw/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=6555&GenusName=Ostracion&SpeciesName=cubicus&fc=446&StockCode=6876
 
Main Ref. Moyer, J.T., 1979
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type polygyny
Spawning frequency
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Occurs in harems consisting of single males and 2-4 females (Ref. 37175).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 11.23.01
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.05.11
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