Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Behavior

contacting

When a baby fish, a fry, swims to a parent and seemingly bumps into its side. Done to take food from the surface of the parent

Literatur

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