Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 10 by Dietland Müller-Schwarze (auth.), Robert T. Mason, Michael

By Dietland Müller-Schwarze (auth.), Robert T. Mason, Michael P. LeMaster, Dietland Müller-Schwarze (eds.)

The editors and participants to this quantity may be justifiably happy with their participation within the 10th triennial assembly of the Chemical indications in Vertebrates foreign Symposium. This assembly was once held 27 years after the preliminary amassing of contributors in Saratoga Springs, big apple from June 6* to 9*, 1976. next conferences were held each 3 years in Syracuse, ny; Sarasota, Florida; Laramie, Wyoming; Oxford, England; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Tubingen, Germany; Ithaca, manhattan; and Krakow, Poland. This 10th aimiversary symposium was once held from July 29* via August 1*' in Corvallis, Oregon and was once hosted by means of the Zoology division and Biology courses of Oregon country college. This ebook additionally represents the 10th in a sequence of books on chemical verbal exchange, chemical ecology, olfactory and vomeronasal examine in vertebrate species. The species lined within the chapters herein diversity from fish to mammals together with people. by way of taxonomic breakdown the mammals are the main represented in variety of species and bankruptcy contributions. despite the fact that, the hosts of the assembly endeavored to have a few consultant contributions protecting the entire significant vertebrate taxa. As in earlier years, the assembly was once well-represented with simply over a hundred individuals from thirteen diverse international locations. Plenary talks taken with a few of the non-mammalian teams that experience tended to be much less represented in those symposia. hence, we had a really great evaluation of comparisons and contrasts of invertebrate chemical commimication to vertebrate systems.

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Biochem. 267:269-275. , 2000, Silefrin, a sodefrin-like pheromone in the abdominal gland of the sword-tailed newt, Cynops ensicauda. FEES letters 472:267-270. CHEMICALLY MEDIATED MATE RECOGNITION IN THE TAILED FROG (ASCAPHUS TRUEI) Matthew J. Asay, Polly G. Harowicz, and Lixing Su 1. INTRODUCTION Amphibian communication methods are a popular field of study (Duellman and Trueb, 1994; Houck, 1998). Acoustic signals are used by the majority of adult anuran species to attract mates (Duellman and Trueb, 1994), and acoustic communication has been overwhelmingly documented in anurans.

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