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Fecundity of Alosa aestivalis
Main Ref: Whitehead, P.J.P., 1985
Country: USA
Locality: Chesapeake Bay
Ecosystem:
Absolute Fecundity Fecundity Type: 
  min     (g) (cm)   Ref: Hugg, D.O., 1996
  max   522,000 (g) (cm)  
  mean     (g) (cm)  
Comments on Fecundity:
Relative Fecundity
Min: Ref.:
Mean: Ref.:
Max: Ref.:
Fecundity/length relationship ( F = a * L ^b):
  Size: (cm)  
  n:
  a: 95% confidence limit:  
  b: 95% confidence limit:  
  r2:  
Spawning Cycles: (1/y)   Ref:
Comments: Spawns in brackish- or freshwaters of rivers, having arrived in coastal waters a month or so later than A. pseudoharengus (Cheasapeake Bay in April, apparently when the water is above 70°C; later further north).
Entered by: Luna, Susan M. - 19.10.90
Modified by: Hugg, Dennis O. - 07.11.96
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 26.09.95
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