Heterosminthurus bilineatus (Collembola) - Balz und Spermaübertragung

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Heterosminthurus bilineatus (Collembola) - Balz und Spermaübertragung
Alternative Title
Heterosminthurus bilineatus (Collembola) - Courtship and Transfer of Sperm
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E 2015
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Silent film
IWF (Göttingen)
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Film, 16 mm, 94 m ; SW, 8 1/2 min

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Subject Area
Kugelspringer. Erster Kontakt der Partner, Balz des Männchens, Abwehrverhalten des Weibchens, Absetzen von Spermatophoren. Erfolgreiche Paarung: Das Weibchen frißt am Sekret der Spermatophore, das Männchen hakt eine Antenne in das Sekret und zieht das Weibchen vorwärts, bis es die Basis der Spermatophore mit seiner Geschlechtsöffnung berührt und das Sperma aufnehmen kann.
Springtail. First contact of the partners; courtship of the male; defensive behaviour of the female; deposit of the spermatophore. Successful mating: the female eating the hull of the spermatophore; the male hooks an antenna in the hull, pulls the female forwards until the base of the spermatophore touches the genital aperture of the female and the sperm can be taken up.
Keywords Kugelspringer Heterosminthurus bilineatus Spermatophore / Collembola Fortpflanzung, geschlechtliche / Collembola Paarung / Insecta Balz / Insecta courtship / Insecta mating / Insecta reproduction, sexual / Collembola spermatophore / Collembola Heterosminthurus bilineatus springtail Encyclopaedia Cinematographica