Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.

Kontext: Behavior

substrate brooder

A cichlid that lays its eggs on the substrate, for example, a rock, leaf, or hair roots, and nurtures the eggs and subsequendy the larvae and fry


Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)