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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 23

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 23

The following are titles of recently published papers focussing on navigation and orientation. Summaries of all have been circulated to members of the Animal Navigation Forum and full papers are available in the ANG Resources directory at the link below (available to non-members).

Tabor, R. A., Bell, A. T. C., Lantz, D. W., Gregersen, C. N., Berge, H. B. & Hawkins, D. K. 2017 Phototaxic Behavior of Subyearling Salmonids in the Nearshore Area of Two Urban Lakes in Western Washington State. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 146, 753-761. doi: 10.1080/00028487.2017.1305988. Tabor1 2017

Cacucci, F., Salinas, P. & Wills, T. J. 2017 Hippocampus: Activity-Driven Maturation of Neural Circuits for Navigation. Current Biology 27, R428-R430. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.04.006. Cacucci1 2017

Demb, J. B. & Clark, D. A. 2017 Vision: These retinas are made for walkin'. Nature advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/nature22505. Demb1 2017

Voigt, C. C., Roeleke, M., Marggraf, L., Petersons, G. & Voigt-Heucke, S. L. 2017 Migratory bats respond to artificial green light with positive phototaxis. PLOS ONE 12, e0177748. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177748. Voigt3 2017

O’Connor, J. & Muheim, R. 2017 Pre-settlement coral-reef fish larvae respond to magnetic field changes during the day. The Journal of Experimental Biology. doi: 10.1242/jeb.159491. O'Connor1 2017

Lugo Ramos, J. S., Delmore, K. E. & Liedvogel, M. 2017 Candidate genes for migration do not distinguish migratory and non-migratory birds. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 1-15. doi: 10.1007/s00359-017-1184-6. Lugo Ramos1 2017

Foretich, M. A., Paris, C.B., Grosell, M., Stieglitz, J.D., Benetti, D.D. 2017 Dimethyl sulfide is a chemical attractant for reef fish larvae. Scientific Reports 7:2498. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-02675-3. Foretich1 2017

  • 09 June 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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