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Sensory abilities of cetaceans

laboratory and field evidence

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cetacea -- Sense organs -- Congresses,
  • Cetacea -- Behavior -- Congresses,
  • Senses and sensation -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Jeanette A. Thomas and Ronald A. Kastelein.
    SeriesNATO ASI series. Series A, Life sciences ;, vol. 196, NATO ASI series., v. 196.
    ContributionsThomas, Jeanette A., Kastelein, Ronald A., North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Scientific Affairs Division., International Theriological Congress on Sensory Abilities of Cetaceans (5th : 1989 : Rome, Italy)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 S445 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 710 p. :
    Number of Pages710
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1886275M
    ISBN 100306436957
    LC Control Number90047395


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Tactile Sensitivity, Somatosensory Responses, Skin Vibrations, and the Skin Surface Ridges of the Bottle-Nose Dolphin, Tursiops Truncatus Chapter January This book is a collection of original research papers given at a symposium entitled "Sensory Systems and Behavior of Aquatic Mammals", hosted by the USSR Academy of Sciences.

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W ide investigations of marine mammals began in Russia (that time, in the former Soviet Union) in the s when a few teams of enthusiasts founded in captivity experimental stations intended for keeping dolphins and seals and for performing experimental studies of these fascinating animals. It was a time when   Cetacean brain evolution - Volume 11 Issue 1 - S.

Ridgway, F. Wood. To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure [email protected] is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon ://   River dolphins are a polyphyletic group of fully aquatic mammals that reside exclusively in freshwater or brackish are an informal grouping of dolphins, which itself is a paraphyletic group within the infraorder river dolphins comprise the extant families Platanistidae (the Indian dolphins) (Old World family), Iniidae (the Amazonian dolphins) and Pontoporiidae (the   The contributors review a wide range of topics, including vocalization, abstract reasoning abilities, imitation and learning, social cognition, echolocation, and ethical issues in working with book begins by examining the dolphin brain and its evolution, the anatomy of its unique sound production and reception systems, and its I am interested in the sensory systems of marine mammals and started with vision in clawless otters.

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Hammond, Sally A. Mizroch, and Gregory P. Donovan At the Rome symposium on sensory abilities of cetaceans inwe gave qualitative evidence that a dolphin reaching a target with its eyes covered by suction cups can program and reprogram its motion trajectory during different phases of pursuit strategy (searching, tracking and attacking the target).

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