Gonadal development and spawning rhythm in mudskipper (Periophthalmus modestus)

Soyano K., Higuchi T., Kobayashi M., Takushima M., Aoki J.Y., Nagae M.

Date de parution: juillet 2008
Volume: 32
Number: 2 suppl.
Pagination: 234
Editeur: Société Française d'Ichtyologie
doi: https://doi.org/10.26028/cybium/2008-322SP-114

Reproductive and spawning cycle of mudskipper were examined. The reproductive season in this species was between May and early August. The final oocyte maturation and spawning in natural conditions depend on the endocrine changes that are induced by environmental cue such as tidal variability.

Mots-clés: Mudskipper - Reproduction - Spawning - Tidal-rhythm
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