BIOTIC Species Information for Macropodia spp.
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Reproduction/Life History
Reproductive typeGonochoristic
Developmental mechanismPlanktotrophic
Reproductive SeasonAll year Reproductive Location
Reproductive frequencyAnnual protracted Regeneration potential No
Life span3-5 years Age at reproductive maturity<1 year
Generation time Fecundity
Egg/propagule size600 µm diameter Fertilization typeInternal
Larval/Juvenile dispersal potential Larval settlement period
Duration of larval stage11-30 days   
Reproduction Preferences Additional Information
Reproduction References Salman, 1981, Lebour, 1926, Gonzalez-Gordillo & Rodriguez, 2001, Ingle, 1982,
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