Reproduction of Geophagus surinamensis
Document source: http://www.fishbase.se/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=4781&GenusName=Geophagus&SpeciesName=surinamensis&fc=349&StockCode=5005
 
Main Ref. Stawikowski, R., 1995
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type monogamy:
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild bearers
external brooders
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Parents form pairs. Larvophile mouthbrooder.
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Entered by Froese, Rainer on 04.30.98
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 08.22.08
Checked by Froese, Tom on 06.30.98
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