Henderson, 1963


Henderson, N.E. (1963) Influence of light and temperature on the reproductive cycle of the eastern brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill). J. Fish. Res. Board Can., pp. 859-897

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Salvelinus fontinalis Female Intensifying oogenesis activity The secondary growth phase normally begins in early July, and is completed by mid-October ['October', 'July']
Salvelinus fontinalis Egg Oocyte diameter 3.5-4.0 [The size of the mature ova] 3.75 mm
Salvelinus fontinalis Spawning conditions Spawning season Normally spawns in late August or in September in the nothermost part of its range (60°N), and during November in the southermost areas ['August', 'November', 'September']