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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (9): jeb198069.
Published: 07 May 2019
... comparable to that of nocturnal spiders. Camera eyes Spatial acuity Visual sensitivity Intraspecific-display behavior Prey-choice behavior Spartaeinae Most animals have eyes, but there is considerable variation in their structure, functioning and size, and these variations may reflect...
Includes: Supplementary data
J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (16): 3110–3122.
Published: 15 August 2013
... reception or production has not been fully investigated. To chart the effect of environmental light on visual sensitivity and body colouration throughout ontogeny, we measured spectral sensitivity, lens transmission and body pattern reflectance from juvenile and adult Nile tilapia held under two...
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (8): 1203–1210.
Published: 15 April 2008
... the spectral properties of the inflated vocal sac of male túngara frogs ( Physalaemus pustulosus ), a nocturnal species, and túngara visual sensitivity to this cue across reproductive state and sex. We measured the spectral and total reflectance of different male body regions, including inflated and non...
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (6): 844–851.
Published: 15 March 2008
... are about four times as light-sensitive as those of M. peleides in the frontal visual field, much of this difference being due to the larger facet diameters found in C. memnon . In summary, greater visual sensitivity has evolved in C. memnon than in M. peleides , showing that adaptations that improve...
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (13): 2201–2209.
Published: 01 July 2003
... influence visual system functions. We demonstrate here that olfactory input is involved in the modulation of visual sensitivity in zebrafish. As determined by a behavioral assay and by electroretinographic (ERG) recording, zebrafish visual sensitivity was increased upon presentation of amino acids...