Manley, Geoffrey A. and Schwabedissen, Gabriele and Gleich, Otto (1993) Morphology of the basilar papilla in the budgerigar, Melopsittacus undulatus. Journal of Morphology 218 (2), pp. 153-165.
The budgerigar is a representative of the parrot-like birds that, like song birds, have developed complex communication signals. This species is interesting in a psychoacoustic sense, in that it shows unusually good frequency discriminative abilities above about 1 kHz. To begin to understand whether the peripheral hearing organ plays a role in such specializations, we have carried out a ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde|
|Subjects:||500 Science > 590 Zoological sciences|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Unknown|
|Deposited On:||30 Apr 2008 14:49|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 10:26|