Leslie et al, 1982


Leslie, A.J. and Van Dyke, J.M. and Nall, L.E. (1982) Current velocity for transport of grass carp eggs. Trans. Am. Fish. Soc., pp. 99-101

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Ctenopharyngodon idella Egg Egg Buoyancy Grass carp eggs are semi-buoyant and must be agitated or they will sink to the bottom and die Demersal
Ctenopharyngodon idella Spawning conditions Spawning water type Apparent minimum current velocity of 0.6 m/second to keep eggs supported in the water column Flowing or turbulent water