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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (12): jeb179085.
Published: 22 June 2018
... Japanese yellow swallowtail Spectral sensitivity Information processing Summary: LMCs in the visual system of Papilio xuthus use two information-coding strategies: a graded coding and a mixed coding involving action-potential like spikes. Use of spikes depends on light level. © 2018...
J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (13): 2335–2344.
Published: 1 July 2017
... ecological paradigm developed for Diptera . Panchlora nivea Periplaneta americana Information processing Visual ecology Visual systems of fast-flying insects generally outperform those of slow flyers and crawlers. In several species of fly, photoreceptor performance was linked...
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (11): 1792–1804.
Published: 1 June 2008
... schemes, which have been found in numerous sensory systems. We discuss the role of these efficient schemes in reducing the costs of information processing. Assessing evidence from a wide range of vertebrate and invertebrate examples, we show that reducing energy expenditure can account for many...