Reproduction of Ancistrus dolichopterus
Document source: http://www.fishbase.de/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=12213&GenusName=Ancistrus&SpeciesName=dolichopterus&fc=157&StockCode=12539
 
Main Ref. Riehl, R. and H.A. Baensch, 1991
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency
Spawning aggregation Ref.  
Batch spawner Ref.  
Reproductive guild guarders
clutch tenders
Parental Care
Description of life cycle and mating behavior The male guards the clutch which is usually hidden between roots (Ref. 1672).
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Entered by Froese, Tom on 06.04.98
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