Cichlid Room Companion

TERME: Description du gloassaire des termes.


Contexte: Physiologie

carotenoid pigments

Consisting of up to several pigments such as carotene and xanthophyl, and usually perceived as yellow, orange, or red. Often referred to simply as carotenoids

Référence

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

Wikipedia