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J Exp Biol (1995) 198 (3): 709–720.
Published: 1 March 1995
... to those of prey transport. However, recent analyses of aquatic prey capture and transport in the tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum have contradicted this hypothesis, and document numerous differences between these two behaviors. In this study, using high-speed video and statistical analyses, we compare...
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J Exp Biol (1989) 141 (1): 343–358.
Published: 1 January 1989
... in the aquatic salamander, Ambystoma mexicanum (Shaw), is highly stereotyped. This hypothesis was tested by quantifying the motor pattern used during feeding on two prey types: earthworms and guppies. Twenty-nine variables were measured from the activity pattern of six cranial muscles in the feeding mechanism...
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J Exp Biol (1988) 134 (1): 219–233.
Published: 1 January 1988
...George V. Lauder; Stephen M. Reilly ABSTRACT Many correlated changes in the structure and function of the skull occur during metamorphosis in salamanders. To separate correlated from causal changes in form and function, we experimentally converted the unidirectional flow feeding system in axolotls...