Neuroethology: Insect sound production & hearing

Powerpoint Slides


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BennetClark HC (1998) How cicadas make their noise. Scientific American 278:58-61.

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Stephen RO, BennetClark HC (1982) The anatomical and mechanical basis of stimulation and frequency- analysis in the locust ear. Journal Of Experimental Biology 99:279

Pollack G (2000) Who, what, where? Recognition and localization of acoustic signals by insects Curr Opin Neurobiol 10: 763-767

Koch UT, Elliott CH, Schaffner KH, Kleindienst HU (1988) The mechanics of stridulation of the cricket gryllus-campestris. Journal Of Comparative Physiology A-Sensory Neural And Behavioral Physiology 162:213-223.

Robert, D & Gopfert, MC  (2002) Novel schemes for hearing and orientation in insects   Current Opinion in Neurobiology 12:715-720

Martin C. Göpfert and Daniel Robert (2002)  The mechanical basis of Drosophila audition  J. Exp. Biol. 205: 1199-1208.

Hedwig B & Poulet, JFA (2004) Complex auditory behaviour emerges from simple reactive steering Nature 430, 781-785 

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