All that glitters is not gold: different anti-predatory behavior of two color morphs of goldfish (Carassius auratus)

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The foraging behavioral responses of individuals from two color morphs of the common goldfish (Carassius auratus) to a foraging predator, the little egret (Egretta garzetta) were tested in two artificial theaters, each containing three fish ponds. Each pond contained two distinct microhabitats for the fish: 1. A safe microhabitat: a sheltered area under an… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10641-014-0268-1

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