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Spawning strategies in cichlids part 2 – Alternative Reproductive Tactics

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Last updated on 01-Jul-2021

Juan Miguel Artigas Azas,

Spawning strategies in cichlids part 2 – Alternative Reproductive Tactics

Classification: Behavior.

" 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) "

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