Reproduction of Amazonsprattus scintilla
Document source: http://www.fishbase.se/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=554&GenusName=Amazonsprattus&SpeciesName=scintilla&fc=454&StockCode=570
 
Main Ref. Whitehead, P.J.P., G.J. Nelson and T. Wongratana, 1988
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 A female of 1.73 cm has 20 eggs in the single ovary in January.
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B. on 10.19.90
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.18.17
Checked by Torres, Armi G. on 04.04.95
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