Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Paarungsverhalten (Freilandaufnahmen)

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Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Paarungsverhalten (Freilandaufnahmen)
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Calopteryx splendens (Odonata) - Mating Behaviour (Open Air Shots)
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E 1906
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Silent film
IWF (Göttingen)
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Film, 16 mm, 89 m ; F, 8 1/2 min

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Gebänderte Prachtlibelle. Normale Verhaltensweisen bei Werbung und typische Formen extremer Interaktionen infolge hoher Handlungsbereitschaft: Tandembildung zweier Männchen, "Vergewaltigung" eierablegender Weibchen.
Courtship and the individual stages of copulation in Calopteryx splendens are shown. In addition, two typical forms of extreme interaction brought about by high sexual motivation are illustrated. These are the formation of a "tandem" by two males and the "rape" of an egg-laying female.
Keywords Libelle / Prachtlibelle Gebänderte Prachtlibelle Prachtlibelle Calopteryx splendens Tandem Paarungsrad Paarung / Insecta Balz / Insecta courtship / Insecta mating / Insecta mating wheel tandem Calopteryx splendens banded agrion banded demoiselle damselfly Encyclopaedia Cinematographica
IWF Classification Biologie Odonata - Libellen Insecta - Insekten Arthropoda - Gliederfüsser Ethologie, Morphologie Zoologie zoology ethology, morphology arthropoda - arthropods insecta - insects odonata - dragonflies, damselflies biology

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