Electroreception [electronic resource]

  • Bullock, Theodore H. editor. , Hopkins, Carl D. editor. , Popper, Arthur N. editor. , Fay, Richard R. editor.
  • 2005
Electroreception [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Electroreception[electronic resource] / edited by Theodore H. Bullock, Carl D. Hopkins, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay.
  • Author
    Bullock, Theodore H., editor., Hopkins, Carl D., editor., Popper, Arthur N., editor., Fay, Richard R., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XVI, 472 p. 67 illus. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Springer Handbook of Auditory Research,0947-2657 ; 21
  • Contents Note
    Explaining Electroreception -- From Electrogenesis to Electroreception: An Overview -- Morphology of Electroreceptive Sensory Organs -- Central Neuroanatomy of Electrosensory Systems in Fish -- Ontogeny of Electroreceptors and Their Neural Circuitry -- The Physiology of Low-Frequency Electrosensory Systems -- Physiology of Tuberous Electrosensory Systems -- Plasticity of Sense Organs and Brain -- Behavior of Animals with Passive, Low-Frequency Electrosensory Systems -- Passive Electrolocation and the Sensory Guidance of Oriented Behavior -- Target Detection, Image Analysis, and Modeling -- Comparing Octavolateralis Sensory Systems: What Can We Learn? -- Diversity and Phylogeny of Neotropical Electric Fishes (Gymnotiformes) -- Electric Organs and Their Control.
  • Topical Term
    Life sciences.
    Behavioral sciences.
    Animal physiology.
    Life Sciences.
    Behavioral Sciences.
    Animal Physiology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9780387231921
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