egg spot

egg spot
egg dummy

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • egg dummy — an egg like spot, e.g. on the anal fin of mouthbrooding Cichlidae. The male cichlid displays these spots to a female who sucks at the spots assuming them to be real eggs; the male releases sperm that fertilise the eggs in the mouth of the female …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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