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Keywords: bullae
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (21): 3422–3427.
Published: 1 November 2009
...Maria Wilson; Eric W. Montie; Kenneth A. Mann; David A. Mann SUMMARY Clupeiform fish species, including the Gulf menhaden ( Brevoortia patronus ) that belong to the subfamily Alosinae, can detect ultrasound. Clupeiform fishes are unique in that they have specialized gas-filled bullae in the head...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (1): 155–163.
Published: 1 January 2004
.... Initially, it was proposed that ultrasound detection in shad involves the auditory bullae, swim bladder extensions found in all members of the Clupeiformes. However, while all clupeiformes have bullae, not all can detect ultrasound. Thus, the bullae alone are not sufficient to explain ultrasound detection...