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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (14): 2675–2681.
Published: 15 July 2013
... that of old pigeons, indicating that the navigational map of yearlings is still developing. Our results indicate that the map system, although functional in the first year of life, continues to become more complex – older pigeons seem to either consider more navigational factors than younger ones or at least...
Includes: Supplementary data
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (21): 3697–3705.
Published: 1 November 2007
... information has been demonstrated in several diverse animals including sea turtles, spiny lobsters, newts and birds, suggesting that such systems are phylogenetically widespread and can function over a wide range of spatial scales. These `magnetic maps' have not yet been fully characterized. They may...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (11): 1771–1778.
Published: 1 May 2004
... in juvenile turtles under laboratory conditions in which orientation cues can be readily manipulated. In addition, the results provide evidence that juvenile loggerheads can assess their position relative to a goal using local cues available at the test site and are therefore capable of map-based navigation...
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J Exp Biol (2000) 203 (7): 1103–1111.
Published: 1 April 2000
... (map sense) remains a mystery. Also mysterious are rare disruptions of pigeon races in which most birds are substantially delayed and large numbers are lost. Here, it is shown that in four recent pigeon races in Europe and the northeastern USA the birds encountered infrasonic (low-frequency acoustic...