Reproduction of Pirapitinga do Sul (Brycon opalinus Cuvier, 1819) in the Parque Estadual da Serra do Mar-Núcleo Santa Virgínia, São Paulo, Brazil.

@article{Gomiero2007ReproductionOP,
  title={Reproduction of Pirapitinga do Sul (Brycon opalinus Cuvier, 1819) in the Parque Estadual da Serra do Mar-N{\'u}cleo Santa Virg{\'i}nia, S{\~a}o Paulo, Brazil.},
  author={Leandro Muller Gomiero and Francisco Manoel de Souza Braga},
  journal={Brazilian journal of biology = Revista brasleira de biologia},
  year={2007},
  volume={67 3},
  pages={541-9}
}
The objective of the study was to characterize seasonally and locally the reproduction of Pirapitinga do Sul (Brycon opalinus). The study area included three rivers (Paraibuna, Ipiranga, and Grande) in the Santa Virgínia Unit of the Serra do Mar State Park, State of São Paulo, Brazil. Breeding occurred in spring, summer, and autumn. The L(50) and the L(100) of this species were 16 to 18 cm and 26 to 28 cm, respectively. Spawning was total, with synchronous development in two groups. The size of… CONTINUE READING