How Do Sperm and Egg Cells Meet in Cod?


The sperm and the egg cell meet in cod when they are outside the body. First, the female releases eggs into water and later the male cod releases the sperm. It is in the water that the gametes join and fertilization occurs.
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Their sperm joins with the eggs outside of their bodies. The female releases her eggs into the water. The male then releases his sperm and the gametes join.
When the man, which makes the sperm cell inside his body,enters a woman, who
it takes up to 1 week for sperm to fertilize an egg depending on how fast the sperm swims.
A sperm cell is the male reproductive cell. An egg cell is the female reproductive
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Sperm and egg cells meet in cod through external fertilisation whereby the female releases her egg into water and the male release its sperm and the eggs get fertilised outside the body. This process is called spawning.
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