Haplochromis burtoni (Cichlidae) - Balz und Ablaichen

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Haplochromis burtoni (Cichlidae) - Balz und Ablaichen
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Haplochromis burtoni (Cichlidae) - Courtship and Spawning
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E 470
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Silent film
Max-Planck-Institut für Verhaltensphysiologie (Seewiesen)
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Film, 16 mm, 120 m ; SW, 11 min

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Maulbrütender Buntbarsch. Führungsschwimmen, Rütteln und Zurschaustellen der Afterflosse mit den Eiflecken. Beim Ablaichen stößelt das Männchen in die Flanke des Weibchens (T-Stellung). Nimmt dieses die Eier in das Maul, versucht es auch die Eiattrappen der Afterflosse des besamenden Männchens aufzunehmen.
Mouthbreeding cichlid. Leading, jiggling and display of anal fin with egg spots. When spawning the male pushes into the side of the female (T-position). When taking the eggs into the mouth it also tries to take in the egg dummies on the caudal fin of the inseminating male.
Keywords Buntbarsch Haplochromis burtoni Eiflecken Graben / Pisces Eiablage / Pisces (Cichlidae) Balz / Perciformes Attrappe / Eiflecken dummy / egg spots egg dummies courtship / Perciformes egg deposition / Pisces (Cichlidae) spawning / Pisces (Cichlidae) oviposition / Pisces (Cichlidae) digging / Pisces egg spots Haplochromis burtoni cichlid Encyclopaedia Cinematographica
IWF Classification Biologie Perciformes - Barschartige Pisces - Fische Vertebrata - Wirbeltiere Ethologie, Morphologie Zoologie zoology ethology, morphology vertebrata - vertebrates pisces - fish perciformes - perch-like fishes biology

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