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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (18): jeb242802.
Published: 29 September 2021
... ultraviolet (UV) wavelengths, suggesting that the duplicated UV opsin genes in Heliconius function to improve UV color vision. Visual system Wavelength discrimination Ultraviolet Insect vision Behavior U.S. Department of Education http://dx.doi.org/10.13039/100000138 PA200A120144...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (4): jeb215541.
Published: 25 February 2021
... solutions that animals have evolved in response to specific visual challenges. Visual specializations Insect vision Optics Specialized visual systems For humans, vision is a particularly important sense. Notably, among vertebrates, there is a remarkable unity in the design of eyes as image...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (13): jeb220350.
Published: 07 July 2020
.../user-licence-1-1/ Editor's choice:   Pieris rapae females process and interpret polarization reflections dependent on both their color and intensity and in ways different from other polarization-sensitive taxa. Butterfly Insect vision Polarization vision Degree of linear...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (17): jeb207316.
Published: 06 September 2019
...-licence-1-1/ Summary: Neurons in the dragonfly brain dynamically adjust their gain to improve target detection, enabling robust tracking of targets amidst dynamically changing conditions. Insect vision Small target motion detector Receptive field Neuronal facilitation Dragonflies...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (12): jeb179085.
Published: 22 June 2018
... mediated by voltage-gated Na + channels ( Uusitalo et al., 1995 ). While spikes appear to contribute to amplification of high-frequency signals, the question about the role spikes play in information coding by LMCs remains unanswered ( Uusitalo et al., 1995 ). Lamina monopolar cells Insect vision...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (24): 4578–4582.
Published: 15 December 2017
... contribute to gaze orientation during free walking in blowflies, and when visual cues are lacking, more weight is given to gravity. Lucilia cuprina Multisensory integration Insect vision Head–body coordination During locomotion, many animals aim to keep their visual systems aligned...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (4): 553–560.
Published: 15 February 2016
...Francismeire J. Telles; Almut Kelber; Miguel A. Rodríguez-Gironés ABSTRACT Despite the strong relationship between insect vision and the spectral properties of flowers, the visual system has been studied in detail in only a few insect pollinator species. For instance, wavelength discrimination...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (11): 1933–1939.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of Biologists Ltd 2014 Active vision Bombus terrestris Insect vision Rapid feature extraction Visual processing Do bigger brains confer advanced sensory or behavioural capabilities? Larger brains could provide increased representational capacity of objects and greater capabilities...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (4): 719–732.
Published: 15 February 2013
... of straight flight segments and collision-avoidance saccades when flies fly freely within an open circular arena. * Author for correspondence ( reiserm@janelia.hhmi.org ) 4 5 2012 26 10 2012 © 2013. 2013 elementary motion detector insect vision navigation visual expansion...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (14): 2269–2278.
Published: 15 July 2009
... for correspondence (e-mail: ecyang@ntu.edu.tw ) 27 4 2009 2009 insect vision color contrast Apis mellifera Nephila pilipes It is well known that many spiders have conspicuous body colorations. Under different circumstances these colorful markings may function as a prey attractant...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (13): 2057–2064.
Published: 01 July 2009
...-red-peaking eye shine indicates that C. erate has far-red-sensitive photoreceptors. Type I ommatidia fluoresce under violet excitation, implying the presence of a violet-absorbing pigment that acts as a short-wavelength filter. 2009 insect vision compound eyes eye shine spectral...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (18): 3277–3284.
Published: 15 September 2007
... dependence spatial interactions insect vision elementary motion detection (EMD) Despite the limited acuity provided by the compound eye, many insects detect and pursue small targets, such as prey or conspecifics. This impressive feat is complicated by the need for targets to be visualized against...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (21): 4295–4303.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the substrate in cm, L =ideal prey size in cm, S =ideal prey speed in cm s -1 , and E =elevation in the visual field in degrees. 6 9 2006 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2006 2006 depth perception insect vision flat world predatory behavior The data slices at the tested...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (21): 4339–4354.
Published: 01 November 2006
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (8): 1563–1572.
Published: 15 April 2005
... The Company of Biologists Limited 2005 2005 pursuit control system visuomotor control behaviour computational neuroethology computer simulation insect vision blowfly Visual pursuit can be found in a number of insect species; dragonflies, for instance, feed on prey caught in flight( Olberg...
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J Exp Biol (1990) 148 (1): 255–279.
Published: 01 January 1990
... side of the brain and descends into the thoracic ganglia in the contralateral side. The majority of its arborizations in the thoracic ganglia are confined to the contralateral neuropile. 21 8 1989 © 1990 by Company of Biologists 1990 insect vision motion-sensitive interneurones...
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J Exp Biol (1986) 120 (1): 265–281.
Published: 01 January 1986
...). The above findings, together with the known visual recognition tasks performed by the mantid, finally allow the formulation of a simple neuronal model of binocular vision. 22 8 1985 © 1986 by Company of Biologists 1986 insect vision binocular vision binocular coordination stereopsis...