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Sensory influence on navigation in the weakly electric fish Gnathonemus petersii

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Most animals possess multiple sensory systems, which can be used during navigation. Different senses obtain environmental information on different spatial scales and thus provide a different basis for efficient navigation. Here we used the weakly electric fish Gnathonemus petersii to investigate how different sensory inputs influence the navigational strategy and whether landmark information can be transferred flexibly between two sensory systems. Fish were trained to swim through a maze usin...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1016/j.anbehav.2017.07.016

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St Johns College
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Animal Behaviour Journal website
Volume:
132
Pages:
1-12
Publication date:
2017-09-15
Acceptance date:
2017-06-02
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ISSN:
0003-3472
Pubs id:
pubs:698523
URN:
uri:6538f164-d014-46f9-8393-33201e7860be
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uuid:6538f164-d014-46f9-8393-33201e7860be
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pubs:698523

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