Reproduction of Ianthella basta
Document Source: http://www.sealifebase.ca/Reproduction/FishReproSummary.php?ID=2380849&GenusName=Ianthella&SpeciesName=basta&fc=4433&StockCode=70857
 
Main Ref. Wahab, M.A.A., R. de Nys, R. Holzman, C.L. Schneider and S. Whalan, 2017
Mode
Fertilization external
Spawning Frequency one clear seasonal peak per year
Batch Spawner No
Reproductive Guild nonguarders
Open water/substratum egg scatterers
Description of life cycle and mating behavior Oviparous (Ref. 115816); members of the class Demospongiae are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: The zygote develops into parenchymella larva (free-swimming) before settling down on a substrate where it grows into a young sponge (Ref. 833).
Search for more references on reproduction Scirus
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Parducho, Vina Angelica on 07.10.15
Modified by Parducho, Vina Angelica on 09.01.17
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