Research Article

Spawning Coordination of Mates in a Shell Brooding Cichlid

Figure 4

(a) Egg deposition interval, (b) sperm release interval (on a log scale), and (c) sperm release duration in the time course of producing a clutch (0 first egg laid, 1 last egg laid). Black lines show the fitted mean values for the 9 spawnings observed (see Table 3), and numbers point towards outliers.