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Electrocommunication in teleost fishes. Behavior and experiments

Kramer, Bernd (1990) Electrocommunication in teleost fishes. Behavior and experiments. Zoophysiology, 29. Springer, Berlin. ISBN 3-540-51927-0; 0-387-51927-0.

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Some fishes test their environment by generating electric fields outside their bodies (man's first contact with electricity). To send and receive electric signals, one's own or those from a neighbor, is the basis of some bony fishes' unusual sensory capacities that enable them to lead a secret, nocturnal life. This volume provides the reader with a detailed account of these fishes' biology and ...


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Item type:Book
Institutions:Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Zoologie > Alumni or Retired > Verhaltensbiologie und Verhaltensphysiologie (Prof. Dr. Bernd Kramer)
Keywords:Knochenfische; Bioelektrizität; Kommunikation; Elektrorezeptor; Elektrophysiologie; Verhalten
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 570 Life sciences
500 Science > 590 Zoological sciences
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Deposited on:24 Aug 2007
Last modified:13 Mar 2014 10:14
Item ID:2123
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