Reproduction of Dentex gibbosus
Document source: http://www.fishbase.se/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=4536&GenusName=Dentex&SpeciesName=gibbosus&fc=330&StockCode=4721
 
Main Ref. Bauchot, M.-L., J.-C. Hureau and J.C. Miguel, 1981
Mode protandry
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior The majority (50-70%) are males up to 50 cm length, transforming into females thereafter (Ref. 4781). Also Ref. 28504.
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Entered by Torres, Armi G. on 06.09.93
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.19.17
Checked by Torres, Armi G. on 03.16.96
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