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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (20): jeb229609.
Published: 18 October 2020
... affects egg recognition in an avian brood parasite host species, the American robin. Brood parasitism Color vision Egg recognition Egg rejection Spatial vision Animals use spatial chromatic cues when visually detecting predators and prey, choosing mates, and recognizing their own species...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (10): jeb165860.
Published: 22 May 2018
...Nicolas Lessios; Ronald L. Rutowski; Jonathan H. Cohen; Marcel E. Sayre; Nicholas J. Strausfeld ABSTRACT Animals that have true color vision possess several spectral classes of photoreceptors. Pancrustaceans (Hexapoda+Crustacea) that integrate spectral information about their reconstructed visual...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (10): jeb165878.
Published: 22 May 2018
... simple visual neuroanatomy is used for luminance vision. Pancrustacea Behavior Color vision Electroretinography Opsin In deep-sea aquatic habitats, attenuated ambient light is known to shape the spectral information received by the visual systems of its inhabitants ( Frank et al., 2012...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (24): 3866–3874.
Published: 15 December 2016
... that these unorthodox insects have color vision, they raise the possibility that UV vision plays an important role in the ability of X. peckii males to find the very cryptic strepsipteran females that are situated within their wasp hosts. © 2016. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2016 http...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (18): 2837–2843.
Published: 15 September 2016
...: The stereotypical visually guided mating approaches of male buprestid beetles include two stages that use different spectral cues. Buprestidae Color vision Crypsis Flight Species recognition For arthropods, there have been extensive studies regarding the role of color preferences with respect...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (15): 2377–2387.
Published: 1 August 2016
... conspecifics from co-mimics. Red–green color vision may be used to detect differences in red coloration on Heliconius wings, or for host–plant identification. Among nymphalids so far investigated, only H. erato is known to possess five spectral classes of photoreceptor; sexual dimorphism of the eye via...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (15): 2396–2401.
Published: 1 August 2016
... illumination and possibly leaf brightness, but apparently ignoring leaf shape and color. Habitat selection Color vision Salticidae Visual search Forest Many arthropod species have evolved to thrive only within a narrow range of microhabitats, such as the leaves or bark of a specific species...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (18): 3414–3421.
Published: 15 September 2013
... by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2013 insect color vision photoreceptor spectral sensitivity visual pigment Color vision of insects has been a major topic in the field of behavioral neurobiology ever since Karl von Frisch first demonstrated it in honeybees ( Frisch, 1914 ). The honeybee's...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (7): 1184–1191.
Published: 1 April 2012
... are used to evaluate female claw color. * Author for correspondence ( jlb54@duke.edu ) 8 12 2011 © 2012. 2012 blue crab Callinectes sapidus color vision mate choice Bright, conspicuous colors are often investigated within the context of sexual communication and sexual...
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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (5): 770–777.
Published: 1 March 2011
... with documented spawning times and dates that closely fit the pattern discussed above, we hypothesize that opsin-transduced color vision coupled to a robust clock sense may be a mechanism that synchronizes and/or triggers invertebrate spawning occurring during evening twilight following the full moon. Opsins...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (24): 4240–4248.
Published: 15 December 2010
... trichromatic vision. * Author for correspondence ( john.layne@uc.edu ) 22 9 2010 © 2010. 2010 color vision photoreceptor visual pigment rhodopsin Uca pugilator fiddler crab Animal coloration has long been implicated in intraspecific signaling ( Darwin, 1871...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (22): 3762–3768.
Published: 15 November 2009
... with white claws or to those with black claws that were isoluminant to the red ones. This strongly suggests that male blue crabs made their choices based on the hue of the red claws, further suggesting that blue crabs are capable of color vision and use color in mate choice. * Author for correspondence...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (17): 2752–2758.
Published: 1 September 2008
... with the differences in sensitivity between diurnal and nocturnal eyes. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: Olle.Lind@cob.lu.se ) 10 6 2008 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2008 2008 longitudinal chromatic aberration multifocal lens pupil dynamics color vision bird Color...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (11): 1805–1813.
Published: 1 June 2008
... 2007 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2008 2008 eye evolution color vision photoreceptor rhodopsin visual pigment opsin sexual dimorphism The butterfly eye is a marvel of evolution. Butterfly vision, like that of other insects, is based on three major classes...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (3): 361–369.
Published: 1 February 2008
... of their opsin-based visual pigments in color vision can be assessed. In the present study, we demonstrate that the lycaenid Polyommatus icarus uses its duplicate blue (B2) opsin, BRh2 , in conjunction with its long-wavelength (LW) opsin, LWRh , to see color in the green part of the light spectrum extending up...
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