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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 44

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 44

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).

Klein, M., Krivov, S. V., Ferrer, A. J., Luo, L., Samuel, A. D. T. & Karplus, M. 2017 Exploratory search during directed navigation in C. elegans and Drosophila larva. eLife 6, e30503. doi: 10.7554/eLife.30503. Klein3 2017

Schwarz, S., Wystrach, A. & Cheng, K. 2017 Ants’ navigation in an unfamiliar environment is influenced by their experience of a familiar route. Scientific Reports 7, 14161. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-14036-1. Schwarz7 2017

Mandal, S., Brahma, A. & Gadagkar, R. 2017 Homing in a tropical social wasp: role of spatial familiarity, motivation and age. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 203, 915-927. doi: 10.1007/s00359-017-1202-8. Mandal1 2017

Xu, J.-J., Zhang, Y.-C., Wu, J.-Q., Wang, W.-H., Li, Y., Wan, G.-J., Chen, F.-J., Sword, G. A. & Pan, W.-D. 2017 Molecular characterization, spatial-temporal expression and magnetic response patterns of the iron-sulfur cluster assembly1 (IscA1) in the rice planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens. Insect Science, n/a-n/a. doi: 10.1111/1744-7917.12546. Xu8 2017

Friis, I., Sjulstok, E. & Solov’yov, I. A. 2017 Computational reconstruction reveals a candidate magnetic biocompass to be likely irrelevant for magnetoreception. Scientific Reports 7, 13908. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-13258-7. Friis1 2017

Natan, E. & Vortman, Y. 2017 The symbiotic magnetic-sensing hypothesis: do Magnetotactic Bacteria underlie the magnetic sensing capability of animals? Movement Ecology 5, 22. doi: 10.1186/s40462-017-0113-1. Natan1 2017

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  • 03 November 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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