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Tilapia multifasciata (Cichlidae) - Paarbildung

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Tilapia multifasciata (Cichlidae) - Paarbildung
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Tilapia multifasciata (Cichlidae) - Pair Formation
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E 1128
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Silent film
Apfelbach, Raimund
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Film, 16 mm, 30 m ; SW, 3 min

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Buntbarsch. Das Männchen schwimmt auf die Partnerin zu und führt weiche Schwanzschläge gegen sie aus. Beide drohen wiederholt andere Fische an.
An aquarium contains several males and females of the mouth breeder species Tilapia multifasciata. From among this group a pair begin to court. The males swims to the female and strikes her gently with his tail. From time to time a slight, rapid vibration of the body can also be seen. Male and female repeatedly threaten the other fish, and even attack them.
Keywords Buntbarsch Tilapia multifasciata Drohen / Pisces Balz / Perciformes threatening / Pisces courtship / Perciformes Tilapia multifasciata 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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