Reproduction of Muraena helena
Document source: http://www.fishbase.de/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=1729&GenusName=Muraena&SpeciesName=helena&fc=56&StockCode=1925
 
Main Ref. Fishelson, L., 1992
Mode dioecism
Fertilization external
Mating type
Spawning frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Batch spawner Ref.  Jiménez, S., S. Schönhuth, I.J. Lozano, J.A. González, R.G. Sevilla, A. Diez and J.M. Bautista, 2007
Reproductive guild nonguarders
open water/substratum egg scatterers
Parental Care none
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Migrate to offshore waters to spawn (Ref. 98745).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Luna, Susan M. on 07.13.01
Modified by Luna, Susan M. on 07.24.17
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