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- Quintas, P., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Animal reproduction science 2010 v.122 no.1-2 pp. 66-73
- sexual maturity; lipid content; morphometry; threatened species; Hippocampus (Syngnathidae); body weight; egg masses; fatty acid composition; ambient temperature; female fertility; egg yolk; fish; photoperiod; clutch size; females; dimensions
- ... Knowledge of the biology and ecology of seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) is scarce, but has been increasing in recent years due to their conservation status. Captivity breeding programmes can be a valuable source of information on the reproductive biology of seahorses. A captive broodstock of Hippocampus guttulatus Cuvier 1829 was established in 2006 and kept under natural-like photoperiod and tempera ...