BIOTIC Species Information for Echinocyamus pusillus
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Researched byLizzie Tyler Data supplied byUniversity of Sheffield
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Reproduction/Life History
Reproductive typeGonochoristic
Developmental mechanismPlanktotrophic
Reproductive SeasonSummer Reproductive LocationAs adult
Reproductive frequency Regeneration potential No
Life spanInsufficient information Age at reproductive maturity1 year
Generation timeNot researched Fecundity
Egg/propagule size224 µm diameter Fertilization typeExternal
Larvae/Juveniles
Larval/Juvenile dispersal potentialNot researched Larval settlement periodAugust to September
Duration of larval stage1-2 months   
Reproduction Preferences Additional Information
Reproduction References Fish & Fish, 1996, Thorson, 1946, Julie Bremner, unpub data,
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