Bohlen, 2003


Bohlen, J. (2003) Spawning habitat in the spined loach, Cobitis taenia (Cypriniformes: Cobitidae). Ichthyological Research [Ichthyol. Res.]., pp. 98-101

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Cobitis taenia Spawning conditions Spawning water type No eggs were found in the belt of rough detritus, which indicates a preference of vegetation in water of medium depth rather than detritus in shallow water by the spawning fish Stagnant water
Cobitis taenia Spawning conditions Spawning substrate The spined loach showed a strong preference for dense vegetation as spawning susbtrate, indicating this factor has great importance for its reproductive biology Phytophils