Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Fischkunde

andropodium

A modification of the anal fin of males of certain live-bearing species in the family Goodeidae (and Hemiramphidae). It is used to hold the female in place during the copulative act

Literatur

Coad, Brian & D.E. McAllister. 2007. "Dictionary of Ichtyology". Brian W. Coad. Retrieved on June 21, 2014, from: http://www.briancoad.com/Dictionary/Complete%20Dictionary.htm (crc06223)

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