An Analysis of Parental Recognition by the Young of the Cichlid fish, Etroplus maculatus (Bloch)1


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    We would like to thank the Department of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University for space and equipment necessary to conduct this investigation. This study was also in part supported by a National Science Graduate Traineeship awarded to Cole, and Illinois State University Research Contracts (# 66-31 and # 67-36) to Ward.

  • We would like to express our gratitude to George W. Barlow for critically reviewing the manuscript and offering many useful suggestions. We are particularly indebted to D. Reed Jensen for preparing the German summary.