Pink Salmon Spawning sequence 2-08
Set of over under images showing the spawning of Pink Salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha. The male and female salmon come together and release the eggs and milt directly down into the gravel of the nest. Other males join in to increase genetic diversity.
Photo ID: pink-salmon-spawning-sequence-2-08
© Eiko Jones 2020
Photo size: 23.5 Mpixels (67.2 MB uncompressed) - 5934x3960 pixels (19.7x13.2 in / 50.2x33.5 cm at 300 ppi)