Whiteside et al, 1983


Whiteside, M.C. and Swindoll, C.M. and Doolittle, W.L. (1983) Factors affecting the eraly life history of yellow perch, Perca flavescens. Env. Biol. Fish., pp. 47-56

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Perca flavescens Egg Incubation time 10-20 days 15.0 days
Perca flavescens Larvae Initial larval size 5.6-6.2 5.9 mm
Perca flavescens Larvae Larvae behaviour Soon after hatching the larvae moved into the limnetic zone where they began feeding [This movement is probably a mechanism to escape intense predation in the littoral zone] Demersal
Perca flavescens Spawning conditions Spawning season Early spring ['April', 'May', 'June']