Aldridge, 1999


Aldridge, D.C. (1999) Development of European bitterling in the gills of freshwater mussels. Journal of Fish Biology [J. Fish Biol.], pp. 138-151

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Rhodeus sericeus Spawning conditions Spawning site preparation Males defend territories around freswater mussels No category
Rhodeus sericeus Egg Temperature for incubation 20 20.0 °C
Rhodeus sericeus Egg Egg size after water-hardening 2.59 ± 0.04 x 1.74 ± 0.07 [n = 63] 2.59 mm
Cyprinus carpio Egg Oocyte diameter 1.25 1.25 mm
Rhodeus sericeus Spawning conditions Spawning season Early spring ['April', 'May', 'June']
Rhodeus sericeus Larvae Temperature during larval development 20 20.0 °C
Rhodeus sericeus Larvae Onset of exogeneous feeding 560 [28 days at 20°C] 560.0 °C * day
Cyprinus carpio Larvae Initial larval size 4.7 4.7 mm
Rhodeus sericeus Larvae Initial larval size 3.3 3.3 mm