Ichthyological Research

, Volume 43, Issue 4, pp 469–471

Is the cichlid fishJulidochromis marlieri polyandrous?

  • Satoshi Yamagishi
  • Masanori Kohda
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Key words

Polyandry Tanganyikan cichlid substrate brooder sexual size difference parental role 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Satoshi Yamagishi
    • 1
  • Masanori Kohda
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Animal Sociology, Department of Biology, Faculty of ScienceOsaka City UniversityOsakaJapan

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