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Petroscirtes temminckii (Blenniidae) - Balz

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Petroscirtes temminckii (Blenniidae) - Balz
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Petroscirtes temminckii (Blenniidae) - Courtship
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E 610
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Max-Planck-Institut für Verhaltensphysiologie (Seewiesen)
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Film, 16 mm, 53 m ; SW, 5 min

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Schleimfisch. Das Männchen zeigt durch eine optisch sehr auffällige Schwimmweise (ruckartiges Hin- und Herschwimmen, Wippschwünge) dem Weibchen den Eingang zur Laichhöhle. Es reagiert unterschiedlich auf Weibchen und Rivalen.
Blenny. The male shows the female the entry to the spawning cave by swimming in an eye-catching manner (jerkily swimming to and from). It reacts differently to females and rivals.
Keywords Schleimfisch Petroscirtes temminckii Laichhöhle / Pisces Balz / Perciformes courtship / Perciformes spawning cave / Pisces Petroscirtes temminckii blenny 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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