To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Organismal to Molecular Biology  Ethology


Edited By: TH Bullock, CD Hopkins, AN Popper and RR Fay
472 pages, 67 illustrations
Publisher: Springer Nature
Click to have a closer look
  • Electroreception ISBN: 9780387231921 Hardback Jun 2005 Not in stock: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
Price: £129.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Electroreception has become one of the most revealing areas in the study of the neural basis of behavior, and neurobiologists recognize it as a model sensory system for experimental study. Through studies of electroreception, researchers have gained extensive knowledge about a complete sensory system, from molecular biology to computation, communication, and behavior. The book Electroreception will examine the behavior, structure, and function of the electrosensory systems of fish and other vertebrates. As a comprehensive volume on the subject, the book will serve as both an introduction to the study of electroreception and a reference and review volume for researchers in related fields.


How come 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 Circuity * The Physiolology 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 Ordinary Behavior-Anatomy of Electric Sense Organs * Target Detection, Image Analysis and Modeling * Morphology of Electroreceptive Sensory Organs * Comparing Octavolateralis Sensory Systems: What can we learn?- Diversity and Phylogeny of Neotropical Electric Fishes * Electric Organs and their Control.

Customer Reviews

Edited By: TH Bullock, CD Hopkins, AN Popper and RR Fay
472 pages, 67 illustrations
Publisher: Springer Nature
Current promotions
Backlist BargainsBuyers GuidesNHBS Moth TrapBritish Wildlife Magazine