Bagenal, 1971


Bagenal, T.B. (1971) The interrelation of the size of fish eggs, the date of spawning and the production cycle. Journal of Fish Biology, pp. 207-219

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Barbatula barbatula Egg Incubation time 14-16 15.0 days
Barbatula barbatula Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption About 6 days 6.0 °C * day
Barbatula barbatula Spawning conditions Spawning season Peak in 14 May ['May']
Phoxinus phoxinus Egg Incubation time 4-5 4.5 days
Phoxinus phoxinus Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption About 13-14 days 13.5 °C * day
Phoxinus phoxinus Spawning conditions Spawning season May-July, with a peak in June ['May', 'June', 'July']
Esox lucius Egg Incubation time 14-21 17.5 days
Esox lucius Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption About 9-10 days 9.5 °C * day
Esox lucius Spawning conditions Spawning season 14 April -7 May, aproximate peak 21 April ['April', 'May']
Perca fluviatilis Egg Incubation time 8 8.0 days
Perca fluviatilis Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption About 4 days 4.0 °C * day
Perca fluviatilis Spawning conditions Spawning season May-June, peak in 20 May ['May', 'June']
Oncorhynchus nerka Egg Egg size after water-hardening Means range from 5.46 to 6.61 for three different populations [Not specified if fertilized] 5.46 mm
Salvelinus alpinus Egg Incubation time 60-80 70.0 days
Cottus gobio Egg Incubation time 4 weeks 4.0 days
Cottus gobio Larvae Full yolk-sac resorption About 4 weeks 4.0 °C * day
Cottus gobio Spawning conditions Spawning season 31 March-15 May with a peak in 20 April ['March', 'April', 'May']