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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (22): jeb211862.
Published: 21 November 2019
... SPL (particle velocity 605 μm s −1 ) at 150 Hz. When presented with a repeated 200 Hz sound tone, caterpillars habituate by no longer responding. A series of ablation experiments confirmed that the primary sensory receptors are a pair of long hairs, called trichoid sensilla, located on the upper...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (16): 2651–2657.
Published: 01 August 2015
... 2015 © 2015. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2015 Summary: European starlings employ a unique oculomotor strategy that meets the visual demands of foraging and avoiding predators in open habitats. Visual field Sensory Vision Bird Sturnus vulgaris We thank...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (3): 444–452.
Published: 01 February 2014
... . (ed. Webster   D. B. , Fay   R. R. , Popper   A. N. ), pp. 691 - 715 . New York, NY : Springer-Verlag . Kalmijn   A. D. ( 1988 ). Acoustic and hydrodynamic field detection . In Sensory Biology of Aquatic Animals (ed. Atema   J. , Fay   R. R. , Popper   A. N...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (10): 1890–1897.
Published: 15 May 2013
.... This requires that they either move ballistically towards a pre-determined prey location or that they account for their self-movement and continually track prey. We found that leeches do not localize prey ballistically. Instead, they require continual sensory information to track their prey. Indeed...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (15): 2630–2636.
Published: 01 August 2012
... reach the sensory membrane within the facial pit of pitvipers. The results from all of the species examined indicated asymmetric directional sensitivity, e.g. the pit would preferentially respond to stimuli located below and behind the snake. The present study was intended as a test of these findings...
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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (19): 3173–3185.
Published: 01 October 2011
... 6 2011 © 2011. 2011 cephalopod crypsis escape nociception pain sensory Sublethal injury is a common occurrence, arising from predatory interactions, intraspecific conflicts and damage from physical environmental features ( Vermeij, 1987 ; Juanes and Smith, 1995 ). Injury...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (7): 1009–1017.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Ian C. Hall; George V. Rebec; Laura M. Hurley SUMMARY Neuromodulation by serotonin (5-HT) could link behavioral state and environmental events with sensory processing. Within the auditory system, the presence of 5-HT alters the activity of neurons in the inferior colliculus (IC), but the conditions...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (23): 3682–3690.
Published: 01 December 2008
... ablated, the ability of cockroaches to avoid electric fields was abolished. Fixation of various joints of the antennae indicated that hair plate sensory receptors at the base of the scape were primarily responsible for the detection of electric fields, and when antennal movements about the head–scape...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (11): 2007–2014.
Published: 01 June 2006
... CPG mouse locomotion spinal cord monoamine sensory Many years ago, Graham-Brown found that coordinated flexor and extensor alternating movements could be produced in the absence of descending or afferent inputs to the lumbosacral spinal cord( Graham-Brown, 1911 ). This important finding...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (9): 1585–1593.
Published: 01 May 2006
... 2006 pollination Lepidoptera sensory multimodal Sphingidae One of the `mysteries of nature' revealed by Sprengel's landmark( Sprengel, 1793 ) publication was the concept of nectar guides – visually contrasting markings or aspects of flower morphology – that indicate the location...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (20): 3541–3546.
Published: 15 October 2003
...John T. Birmingham; David L. Tauck SUMMARY Neuromodulation may enhance the ability of sensory circuits to respond appropriately to widely variable environmental stimuli. The functional significance of neuromodulation will emerge from understanding the effects of modulators not just on single cells...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (6): 851–867.
Published: 15 March 2002
... discrimination odour-associative learning aesthetasc sensory olfactory lobe lateral antennular neuropil Caribbean spiny lobster Panulirus argus . Olfactory systems from phylogenetically diverse animals have similar organizational features. Afferents of olfactory receptor neurons terminate...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (24): 4259–4269.
Published: 15 December 2001
... flagella and project into the stratified and non-glomerularly organized lateral antennular neuropils. By ablating different groups of antennular sensory neurons or sensilla, we examined the role of aesthetasc and non-aesthetasc chemosensory neurons in regulating local searching behavior of Caribbean spiny...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (12): 2119–2125.
Published: 15 June 2001
...-Ramachandran, D., Duensing, S., Pillsbury, C. and Ramachandran, C. ( 1996 ). Rapid adaptive camouflage in tropical flounders. Nature 379 , 815 –818. Saidel, W. M. ( 1988 ). How to be unseen: An essay in obscurity. In Sensory Biology of Aquatic Animals (ed. J. Atema, R. R. Fay, A. N. Popper and W. N...
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J Exp Biol (1986) 120 (1): 387–402.
Published: 01 January 1986
...W.J. HEITLER The chief sensory effects observed in response to movement and position of a single swimmeret are ipsilateral reflexes such that the amplitude of spontaneous rhythmic activity is augmented when the swimmeret is held protracted, and diminished when the swimmeret is held retracted...
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J Exp Biol (1984) 113 (1): 29–41.
Published: 01 November 1984
... of permanently magnetic particles comprising a magnetoreceptor system. 3 3 1984 © 1984 by Company of Biologists 1984 Magnetic orientation migration sensory lobster Crustacea J. exp. Biol. 113, 29-41 (1984) 2 9 Printed in Great Britain © The Company of Biologists Limited 1984 MAGNETIC...