McNeill, 1995



Citation


McNeill, A.J. (1995) An overview of the smallmouth bass in Nova Scotia. North American Journal of Fisheries Management [N. Am. J. Fish. Manage.]., pp. 680-687

Associated characteristics


Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Micropterus dolomieui Spawning conditions Spawning substrate Nest substrate range from silt to gravel [Seventeen out of a total of 18 were in close association with stumps or boulders] Lithophils
Micropterus dolomieui Spawning conditions Spawning temperature Nest building starts at 16°C 16.0 °C
Micropterus dolomieui Spawning conditions Spawning water type Mean distance from the shore 3.4 m Stagnant water
Micropterus dolomieui Spawning conditions Spawning depth Average water depth at the nest was 104 cm 104.0 m
Micropterus dolomieui Spawning conditions Spawning season Nest building began in late May, egg deposition peaked around the middle of June and continued until the end of June ['May', 'June']