McLaren, 1981



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Associated characteristics


Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Morone saxatilis Spawning conditions Spawning water type Anadromous, spawning in tidal rivers and migrating to estuarine and marine coastal waters to feed and mature No category
Morone saxatilis Female Age at sexual maturity In 1976: male were mature at age III (48%), age IV (67%), age V (87%), age VI (78%) and age VII (100%) 4.0 years
Morone saxatilis Spawning conditions Spawning migration distance Following spawning, most striped bass leave the Hudson River and move generally northeast-ward in Long island Sound and the Atlantic Ocean, but the majority are restricted to within 50 km of the river mouth 50.0 km
Morone saxatilis Female Length at sexual maturity In 1976: female were mature at size 57.7 (47%), 69.0 (87%), 73.7 (90%), 90.6 (100%) 1976.0 cm
Morone saxatilis Male Length at sexual maturity In 1976: male were mature at size 38.5 (48%), 43.9 (67%), 52.1 (87%), 56.5 (78%) and 64.0 (100%) 43.9 cm
Morone saxatilis Female Age at sexual maturity In 1976: female were mature at age VI (47%), VII (87%), VIII (90%), IX (100) 7.0 year