Fecundity Estimates of the Gravel Chub, Erimystax x-punctatus (Pisces: Leuciscidae)

Andrew J. Stites, Joshua L. Sherwood, Jeremy S. Tiemann

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Basic natural history information is often lacking for rare aquatic species. This study aims to address the lack of life history knowledge for the Gravel Chub (Erimystax x-punctatus). Fecundity of Gravel Chub was assessed by performing egg counts on vouchered museum specimens. Our results indicate a strong relationship between fecundity and body size as well as temperature.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)386-390
Number of pages5
JournalTransactions of the Kansas Academy of Science
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - 2018


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