Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Behavior

ovigerous

Carrying eggs. Customarily used in reference to a mouth-brooding cichlid whose mouth is full of eggs or larvae

Literatur

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