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TitleDiet disparity in the coexisting herbivorous cichlids in Lake Tanganyika revealed by metagenomics approach
Study TypeMetagenomics
Abstract Lake Tanganyika, an ancient lake in Great Rift Valley, is famous for the adaptive radiation of cichlid fishes. Five tribes of the family (Tropheini, Lamprologini, Ectodini, Eretmodini, and Tilapini) have acquired herbivory, and show diversified feeding habits such as grazing, browsing, scraping, bit .. [more]
Center NameEHIME