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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (5): 778–785.
Published: 1 March 2011
... mechanical tuning The auditory systems of insects are typically adapted to be most sensitive to sounds that are significant for survival and/or reproductive success. Such sounds include conspecific signals and incidental noises generated by predators and/or prey. The range of frequencies detectable...
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J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (23): 3415–3421.
Published: 1 December 1999
... mechanical tuning from the level of the whole animal to the proteins driving force generation in muscle. * e-mail: [email protected] In, for example, the hawkmoth Manduca sexta , two powerful muscles drive wing motions: the dorsolongitudinal and dorsoventral muscles...