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The Cichlid Fishes: Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution

By: George W Barlow

335 pages, Col plates, illus, maps

Perseus Running Press

Paperback | Feb 2002 | #136791 | ISBN: 0738205281
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Hardback | Dec 2000 | #121155 | ISBN: 0738203769
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Describes the remarkably high intelligence of these fishes, their complex mating and parenting rituals, their bizarre feeding and fighting habits, and their highly unusual adaptations.

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George W. Barlow is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of California at Berkeley.

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