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Definition of the noun cichlidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. cichlids

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Google previewAdvances in the Study of Behavior (2005)

by Peter J.B. Slater, Jay S. Rosenblatt, Charles T. Snowdon, Timothy J. Roper, H. Jane Brockmann, Marc Naguib

The family Cichlidae is a taxon in which a great variety of breeding systems is present (Fryer and Iles, 1972; Barlow, 1991), making it an ideal group for such a comparative study. Two extreme breeding patterns are present in cichlids: (1) ...

Google previewThe Ecology of Social Behavior (2013)

by C. N. Slobodchikoff

The Cichlidae is a large family with around 1,000 species. A number of lines have radiated off into mouth brooding of eggs, and sometimes young, in both the Old and New World tropics. Mouth brooding usually, but not always, results in ...

Google previewFreshwater fishes of Costa Rica (1998)

by William A. Bussing

The family Cichlidae is the most diverse in the fresh waters of the country, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

Cichlidae (cichlids; subclass *Actinopterygii, ...

Google previewSharks: An Eponym Dictionary (2015)

by Michael Watkins, Bo Beolens

and Estimation Préliminaire de la Variabilité Chromosomique parmiquelques Espèces de Cichlidae des Grands Lacs Africains (2003).

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Angola (2011)

by W. Martin James

The Haplochromine Species (Teleostei, Cichlidae) of the Cunene and Certain Other Angolan ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Chickaree - crabs (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

imperatoria CICHLIDS CLASS Osteichthyes ORDER Perciformes FAMILY Cichlidae GENUS About 105.

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Nandidae Leaf Fishes and Nandids Cichlidae Cichlids* ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Cichlidae (sik'li-de), n. pi. [NL., < Cichla, 1, + -t'da;.] A family of acanthopterygian fishes, typified by the genus Cichla : formerly known as Chromides, Chromidse, or Chromididse. They have an oblong or somewhat elongated body, moderate ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Invasive Species: From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels [2 volumes] (2011)

From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn

meeki Family: Cichlidae Native Range. West Africa, in coastal rainforest streams and brackish lagoons from the Tabou River in Coˆte d'Ivoire ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

Cichlidae (tilapias and cichlids), Gobiidae (gobies), Poeciliidae (livebearers), and Cen- ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

415t Cichlidae, ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Index volume (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

adult to improve the survival rate of the offspring, for example by providing protection from predators; mouth-brooding fish include many species in the cichlid family, Cichlidae mucus: a viscous, slimy liquid that is produced by, and protects, ...

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The value of this 9-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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