Some aspects of the biology of Siganus canaliculatus in the southern Arabian Gulf

S. M. Al-Ghais

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Abstract

The spawning seasons of this rabbitfish starts in March with a peak in April. Males were dominant during the spawning season. Fecundity of the ripe female reaches 1 000 000 eggs. Vertebral circuli are the most reliable method of ageing. The female is heavier than the male in relation to length. -from Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)886-897
Number of pages12
JournalBulletin of Marine Science
Volume52
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1993

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oceanography
  • Aquatic Science

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