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 Egg Oocyte diameter 3.5-4.0 [The size of the mature ova] 3.75 mm
Salvelinus fontinalis Female Intensifying oogenesis activity The secondary growth phase normally begins in early July, and is completed by mid-October ['July', 'October']
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', 'September', 'November']