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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (16): 2860–2868.
Published: 15 August 2012
...Trevor J. Rivers; James G. Morin SUMMARY Luminescent signals can be used by animals for a number of purposes, including courtship and defense, sometimes by the same individual. However, the relative costs of producing these different behaviors are largely unknown. In the marine ostracod Photeros...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (14): 2252–2262.
Published: 15 July 2008
... consist of repeated trains of secreted bioluminescent pulses in a specific pattern ejected into the water column as courtship signals by male Vargula annecohenae , which are small (<2 mm) myodocopid ostracod crustaceans. Although these animals display in near darkness, we have used image...
J Exp Biol (1990) 148 (1): 221–233.
Published: 1 January 1990
... of spontaneous movements: large slow rotations of up to 50° around a transverse axis, and a superimposed 2 Hz tremor with an amplitude of 5 °. 08 09 1989 © 1990 by Company of Biologists 1990 eye eye-movement ostracod deep-sea Clear ocean water attenuates blue light by a factor...