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Marine Mammal Sensory Systems

Proceedings

Edited By: JA Thomas, RA Kastelein and AY Supin

774 pages, Figs, diags, tabs

Plenum

Hardback | Dec 1992 | #23071 | ISBN: 0306443511
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About this book

Proceedings of a symposium held in Moscow, Russia, October 1991.


Contents

Sensory Anatomy, Morphology, and Neurology: Morphological and Histochemical Features of Odontocete Visual Neocortex; I. Glezer, et al. The Cetacean Ear; D.R. Ketten. Hearing Abilities: Auditory Brainstem Responses in the Harbor Porpoise; N.G. Bibikov. Detection of Tone Glides by the Beluga Whale; C.S. Johnson. Echolocution Abilities: The Rate at which a Harbor Porpoise Uses Echolocution at Night; T. Akamatsu, et al. Target Sonar Discrimination Cues; W.W.L. Au. Acoustic Communication and Behavior: Humpback Whale Song; D.A. Helwig, et al. Seismic Communication in Northern Elephant Seals; C. Shipley, et al. Sensory Systems and Behavior: Multi-Scale Communication by Vertebrates; D.G. Bain. Effects of Adding Sounds to Cod Traps on the Probability of Collisions by Humpback Whales; J. Lein, et al. Bioacoustics; W.C. Verboom. 37 additional articles. Index.

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