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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (22): jeb243337.
Published: 18 November 2021
... of the star compass in garden warblers, Sylvia borin . Ethology 74 , 285 - 292 . 10.1111/j.1439-0310.1987.tb00939.x Wiltschko , W. , Munro , U. , Ford , H. and Wiltschko , R. ( 1993 ). Red light disrupts magnetic orientation of migratory birds . Nature 364 , 525 - 527...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (8): 1381–1387.
Published: 15 April 2013
... not recalibrate any of the compass systems during the experiment. As free-flying migrants can use all available orientation cues after release, it remains unknown whether our birds might have used the magnetic and/or star compass to determine their departure direction. REFERENCES Able   K. P. ( 1982...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (22): 3855–3865.
Published: 15 November 2001
... to make detailed temporal analyses. First, we showed that the birds use a star compass. Then, we tested the birds under a stationary planetarium sky, which simulated the star pattern of the local sky at 02:35 h for 11 consecutive hours of the night, and compared the birds’ directional choices...