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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (24): jeb209429.
Published: 15 December 2020
.... Adaptation Bird vision Colour vision Psychometric function Visual ecology Highlighted Article: Colour discrimination performance in chickens is worse when the colours being discriminated differ greatly from the background colour. The ecological, physiological and psychophysical implications...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (21): jeb232090.
Published: 05 November 2020
... with caution in an achromatic context. Receptor noise limited model Experimental psychophysics Perceptual thresholds Visual ecology Visual modelling The perception of chromatic (colour) and achromatic (luminance) information from the surrounding environment enables animals to perform complex...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (19): jeb229146.
Published: 30 September 2020
... population survival. Artificial lighting at night (ALAN) Visual ecology Transect Sexual selection Mate attraction Mate choice Evidence is accumulating that insect populations have declined by as much as 80% over recent decades across parts of Europe ( Seibold et al., 2019 ), although...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (1): jeb210195.
Published: 08 January 2020
...://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Summary: A new method for estimating the spatial and optical resolution of compound eyes, using the 3D micro-CT images of preserved animals. Interommatidial angle Micro-computed tomography Eye map Visual resolution Visual ecology Vision is the primary...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (24): jeb209916.
Published: 20 December 2019
... unicornfish, Naso brevirostris , with the largest changes occurring from the larval to the juvenile stage. Visual ecology Teleosts Fish Ontogeny Opsin Retina Visual acuity Many animals use vision to perform important behavioural tasks such as feeding, mating, avoiding predators...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (23): jeb212779.
Published: 10 December 2019
... for governing a startle response. Vision Electroretinogram Polychaete Spectral sensitivity Visual ecology Sabellidae Radiolar eyes, found on the feeding tentacles of sabellid and serpulid tube worms, are unusual visual sensors ( Bok et al., 2016 , 2017b ). The radiolar tentacles project...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (21): jeb209015.
Published: 08 November 2019
... Spectral sensitivity Visual ecology The visual systems of animals vary in form and function, so different species may perceive similar surroundings in dissimilar ways. For example, the eyes of animals differ in how they resolve fine spatial details, distinguish between wavelengths of light...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (9): jeb199760.
Published: 30 April 2019
... - 1758) . MSc thesis, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis . Cronin , T. W. , Johnsen , S. , Marshall , N. J. and Warrant , E. J. ( 2014 ). Visual Ecology . Princeton : Princeton University Press . Csabai , Z. , Boda , P. , Bernáth , B. , Kriska , G...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (1): jeb189787.
Published: 03 January 2019
... by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2019 http://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Editors' Choice: A new way to test animal colour vision based on methods to determine whether humans are ‘colour blind’, and a demonstration of how this method works with triggerfish. Visual ecology Colour...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (23): jeb189761.
Published: 27 November 2018
...)90060-6 Nilsson , D. E. , Warrant , E. and Johnsen , S. ( 2014 ). Computational visual ecology in the pelagic realm . Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B   369 , 20130038 . 10.1098/rstb.2013.0038 Niven , J. E. and Laughlin , S. B. ( 2008 ). Energy limitation as a selective...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (22): jeb175281.
Published: 16 November 2018
... to a decline of sensitivity in regions of the spectrum where light is abundant [reported for the blue acara ( Kröger et al., 1999 ; Wagner and Kröger, 2000 )] – a compensatory mechanism that helps maintain colour constancy ( Wagner and Kröger, 2005 ). Visual ecology Diurnal/nocturnal feeders...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (19): jeb183632.
Published: 01 October 2018
... to thousands of eyespots (∼35 µm) distributed across their shell plates; these eyespots are associated with spatial vision. Mollusc Visual ecology Eye evolution Orientation Comparative morphology A diverse set of invertebrates gather spatial information about light using tens to hundreds...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (13): 2335–2344.
Published: 01 July 2017
... ecological paradigm developed for Diptera . Panchlora nivea Periplaneta americana Information processing Visual ecology Visual systems of fast-flying insects generally outperform those of slow flyers and crawlers. In several species of fly, photoreceptor performance was linked...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (11): 1962–1974.
Published: 01 June 2017
... patterns provide protection for prey from visual predators even when they mismatch the spatial frequency of background habitats. Visual ecology Predator–prey relationships Fourier analysis Animal behaviour Disruptive camouflage Animals use visual camouflage to avoid detection...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (9): 1586–1596.
Published: 01 May 2017
... fishes correlates with morphological and ecological factors shows that both eye size and habitat type are strong predictors of acuity in this group. Spatial resolution Light level Turbidity Habitat complexity Diet Visual ecology Visual acuity, the ability to resolve spatial detail...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (16): 2567–2576.
Published: 15 August 2016
... Polarization sensitivity Polarotaxis Water detection Visual ecology Springtails (Collembola) are abundant in all continents, even in the extreme conditions of Antarctica. The majority of the almost 7000 Collembola species form an important part of terrestrial ecosystems. They live in the soil, feed...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (9): 1394–1404.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... S. ( 2001 ). The visual ecology of avian photoreceptors . Prog. Retin. Eye Res.   20 , 675 - 703 . 10.1016/S1350-9462(01)00009-X Hart , N. S. ( 2004 ). Microspectrophotometry of visual pigments and oil droplets in a marine bird, the wedge-tailed shearwater Puffinus pacificus...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (8): 1126–1136.
Published: 15 April 2015
... Visual modeling Visual ecology Egg rejection Obligate brood parasites circumvent the costs of parental care and lay their eggs in the nests of other species ( Davies, 2000 ). By accepting the burden of raising genetically unrelated offspring, brood parasite hosts suffer major fitness costs...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (18): 3263–3273.
Published: 15 September 2014
... 2014 23 6 2014 © 2014. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2014 Camouflage Larva Stomatopod Visual ecology For small animals in the pelagic environment, such as marine crustacean larvae, survival in such a featureless world often depends on the ability to avoid being...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (23): 4085–4096.
Published: 01 December 2012
... together influence cone spectral tuning and color vision in nocturnal mammals. * Author for correspondence ( carrie.veilleux@utexas.edu ) 16 2 2012 30 7 2012 © 2012. 2012 visual ecology lunar irradiance photoreceptor spectral tuning rainforest dry forest Recent...
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