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Spawning strategies in cichlids part 2 – Alternative Reproductive Tactics

By Artigas Azas, Juan Miguel

The Cichlid Room Companion, 01-Jul-2021


" In cichlids, beyond the generally known breeding strategy where one male breeds with one or several females, there are other breeding strategies which go beyond the different mating systems. These different reproductive tactics involve the intervention of different males during one spawning. These strategies are generally known as Alternative Reproductive Tactics (ARTs) "

Classification: Behavior.

Language: English

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Spawning strategies in cichlids part 2 – Alternative Reproductive Tactics

Artigas Azas, Juan Miguel. 2021. "Spawning strategies in cichlids part 2 – Alternative Reproductive Tactics". The Cichlid Room Companion (crc11241) (abstract)