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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (18): jeb208140.
Published: 26 September 2019
...Dakota E. McCoy; Richard O. Prum ABSTRACT We examined extremely low-reflectance, velvety black plumage patches in 32 bird species from 15 families and five orders and compared them with 22 closely related control species with normal black plumage. We used scanning electron microscopy to investigate...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (6): 772–778.
Published: 15 March 2016
... measure light and color in their research. Light Irradiance Radiance Reflectance Spectrum Vision To begin at the beginning, one does not measure color. Color is a perceptual quality, and measuring it makes no more sense than measuring poetry. So, when we discuss the measurement of color...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (15): 2657–2666.
Published: 1 August 2007
... that evoke disruptive skin coloration on natural backgrounds. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: [email protected] ) 2 5 2007 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2007 2007 edge body pattern color change contrast camouflage reflectance vision cuttlefish Sepia officinalis...
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J Exp Biol (1990) 154 (1): 31–43.
Published: 1 November 1990
... of wing posture on thoracic temperature in so-called ‘reflectance’ basking. Butterflies with pale yellow or white dorsal wing surfaces held with their wings at 45, 90 or 180° with respect to each other (or 22–23, 45 and 90°with respect to the solar radiation) heated to mean thoracic temperatures ( T th...