Köppl, Christine and Wegscheider, Andrea and Gleich, Otto and Manley, Geoffrey A. (2000) A quantitative study of cochlear afferent axons in birds. Hearing Research 139 (1-2), pp. 123-143.
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This paper is a comparative study of auditory-nerve morphology in birds. The chicken (Gallus gallus), the emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae) and the starling (Sturnus vulgaris) were chosen as unspecialised birds that have already been used in auditory research. The data are discussed in comparison to a similar earlier study on the barn owl, a bird with highly specialised hearing, in an attempt to ...
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|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Heilkunde|
|Keywords:||Auditory; Basilar papilla; Eighth nerve; Barn owl; Chicken; Myelination|
|Subjects:||500 Science > 590 Zoological sciences|
600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Partially|
|Deposited On:||11 Sep 2008 14:17|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 10:31|