Mode of larval development

ID: 5

Class: Reproductive


The mode of larval development classified as either a brooder, where fertilization is internal and colonies release planulae larvae, or a broadcast spawner, where gametes are release for external fertilization and the planulae develops in the plankton.

Standards: None entered

Values: spawner brooder both

Methodologies: None entered

Editor: Andrew Baird (contact)