Kōrero: Aquaculture

Oyster spat

Oysters are known as broadcast spawners, releasing quantities of spat (sperm and eggs) into the water when temperatures begin to rise. This video shows rock oysters releasing spat as a milky plume into the water.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Aquaculture - Oysters and scallops', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/4758/oyster-spat (accessed 14 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006