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A New Biochemical Link Established Between Stress, Sex And Dominance
...; at least that's what happens to the male African cichlid
fish when a bigger, rowdier male controls a covete...bers of his laboratory already have shown that for cichlid
fish, social position determines physiology. It's not so much that the biggest, brightest fish becom...
Changing the face of biology
...om the mating of yeast cells to social behavior in cichlid
fish. In essence, the team will test the hypothesis that such collections behave as discrete "functional modules," each of which performs a specific function essential to an organism's survival and reproduction. "The notion that functional modules at...
Social stress adversely affects digestive function in subordinate cichlid fish
...dversely affects digestive function in subordinate cichlid
fish. The finding appears in the January issue of ...f London. In the study of Central American convict cichlid
fish, CBN scientists Ryan L. Earley, Ph.D. and Matthew Grober, Ph.D. of Georgia State University, an...
Three new South American fish identified
...on the evolutionary ecology of feeding behavior of cichlid
fishes in South America. He had heard that two new...he new species, which adds to his overall study of cichlid
fish, is important as scientists worldwide try to piece together and maintain stable ecosystems. So...