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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 26

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 26

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).

Nohr, D., Paulus, B., Rodriguez, R., Okafuji, A., Bittl, R., Schleicher, E. & Weber, S. 2017 Determination of Radical–Radical Distances in Light-Active Proteins and Their Implication for Biological Magnetoreception. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. online early doi: 10.1002/anie.201700389. Nohr1 2017

Cresci, A., Paris, C. B., Durif, C. M. F., Shema, S., Bjelland, R. M., Skiftesvik, A. B. & Browman, H. I. 2017 Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a magnetic compass linked to the tidal cycle. Science Advances 3. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1602007. Cresci1 2017

Pratt, A. C., Smith, K. T. & Beck, J. L. 2017 Environmental cues used by Greater Sage-Grouse to initiate altitudinal migration. The Auk, 628-643. doi: 10.1642/AUK-16-192.1. Pratt5 2017

Carey, M. P., Zimmerman, C. E., Keith, K. D., Schelske, M., Lean, C. & Douglas, D. C. 2017 Migration Trends of Sockeye Salmon at the Northern Edge of Their Distribution. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 146, 791-802. doi: 10.1080/00028487.2017.1302992. Carey3 2017

  • 30 June 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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