Hearing and Sound Communication in Fishes

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461571889
  • Publisher: Springer New York
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Series: Proceedings in Life Sciences Series
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1981
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 608
  • Product dimensions: 6.69 (w) x 9.61 (h) x 1.27 (d)

Table of Contents

One Form and Function.- 1 Fine Structure and Function of the Ear (With 10 Figures).- 2 Acousticolateralis System in Clupeid Fishes (With 7 Figures).- 3 The Swimbladder and Hearing (With 9 Figures).- 4 The Utricle in Ictalurus punctatus (With 3 Figures).- 5 Audition in Elasmobranchs (With 17 Figures).- Two Auditory Capabilities and Psychophysics.- 6 The Hearing Abilities of Fish (With 7 Figures).- 7 Segregation of Directional and Nondirectional Acoustic Information in the Cod (With 6 Figures).- 8 Interspecific Differences in Hearing Capabilities for Select Teleost Species (With 2 Figures).- 9 Neurophysiological Mechanisms of Intensity Discrimination in the Goldfish (With 5 Figures).- Three Physiological Mechanisms of the Ear.- 10 Coding of Acoustic Information in the Eighth Nerve (With 16 Figures).- 11 Frequency Characteristics of Primary Auditory Neurons from the Ear of the Cod, Gadus morhua L. (With 12 Figures).- 12 Frequency Discrimination in Teleosts—Central or Peripheral? (With 5 Figures).- 13 Mismatch between Sound Production and Hearing in the Oyster Toadfish (With 1 Figure).- Four Sound Source Localization.- 14 Models of Acoustic Localization (With 14 Figures).- 15 Directional Characteristics of Primary Auditory Neurons from the Cod Ear (With 10 Figures).- Five Central Nervous System.- 16 Audition and the Central Nervous System of Fishes (With 8 Figures).- 17 Central Processing of Acousticolateralis Signals in Elasmobranchs (With 7 Figures).- 18 Comparative Neuroanatomy of the Octavolateralis Area of Fishes (With 2 Figures).- 19 Some Central Connections of Medullary Octavolateral Centers in a Mormyrid Fish (With 3 Figures).- Six Sound Production and Acoustical Behavior.- 20 Sound Communication and Interception in Fishes.- 21 Neural Control of Teleost Sound Production (With 9 Figures).- 22 Sound Production in the Naked Goby, Gobiosoma bosci (Pisces, Gobiidae)—A Preliminary Study (With 6 Figures).- Seven Lateral Line System.- 23 The Lateral Une and Sound Reception (With 11 Figures).- 24 Stimulation of Lateral-Line Sensory Cells (With 7 Figures).- 25 Modeling the Effects of Stimulus Frequency and Intensity on Hair Cell Potentials (With 4 Figures).- 26 Lateral Line Function and the Internal Dynamics of Fish Schools (With 1 Figure).- Eight Prospectives.- 27 Comparisons of the Electric and Acoustic Senses and their Central Processing (With 14 Figures).- 28 Retrospect and Prospect—Listening through a Wet Filter.- Author Index.

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