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Animal Migration, Navigation, and Homing

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Second-order Statistical Analysis of Directions
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    Chapter 2 Sensory Mechanisms for Animal Orientation — Can Any New Ones be Discovered?
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    Chapter 3 Sensory Mechanisms Related to Homing in Pigeons
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    Chapter 4 A Role for the Avian Pectén Oculi in Orientation to the Sun?
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    Chapter 5 Do Pigeons Use Their Eyes for Navigation? A New Technique!
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    Chapter 6 Pigeon Homing: Cues Detected During the Outward Journey Influence Initial Orientation
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    Chapter 7 Investigation of Pigeon Homing by Means of “Deflector Cages”
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    Chapter 8 An Apparent Lunar Rhythm in the Day-to-Day Variations in Initial Bearings of Homing Pigeons
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    Chapter 9 Further Experiments on the Olfactory Hypothesis of Pigeon Homing
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    Chapter 10 Local Anesthesia of the Olfactory Membrane and Homing in Pigeons
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    Chapter 11 Sensitivity of the Homing Pigeon to an Earth-Strength Magnetic Field
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    Chapter 12 Inversion of the Magnetic Field During Transport: Its Influence on the Homing Behavior of Pigeons
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    Chapter 13 Anomalies in the Earth’s Magnetic Field Increase the Scatter of Pigeons’ Vanishing Bearings
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    Chapter 14 Effect of Outward Journey in an Altered Magnetic Field on the Orientation of Young Homing Pigeons
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    Chapter 15 Homing Pigeons’ Flight Over and Under Low Stratus
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    Chapter 16 Preferred Compass Directions in Initial Orientation of Homing Pigeons
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    Chapter 17 Further Investigations of the Effect of “Flight During Clock Shift” on Pigeon Orientation
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    Chapter 18 Accurate Measurements of the Initial Track (Radius 1500 m) of Homing Pigeons
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    Chapter 19 Echolocation of Extended Surfaces
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    Chapter 20 Radar Observations of Behavior of Migrating Birds in Response to Sounds Broadcast from the Ground
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    Chapter 21 Importance of the Daytime Flights of Nocturnal Migrants: Redetermined Migration Following Displacement
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    Chapter 22 Field Studies of the Orientation Cue Hierarchy of Nocturnal Songbird Migrants
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    Chapter 23 Orientation of Transatlantic Migrants
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    Chapter 24 Effects of Alpine Topography and Winds on Migrating Birds
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    Chapter 25 Angle Sense in Painted Quails: A Parameter of Geodetic Orientation
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    Chapter 26 Concept of Endogenous Control of Migration in Warblers
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    Chapter 27 Orientation Strategies Used by Free-Flying Bird Migrants: A Radar Tracking Study
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    Chapter 28 Environmental Variables and the Nightly Emigration Ratio of the Robin (Erithacus rubecola) on the Island Hjelm, Denmark
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    Chapter 29 Further Analysis of the Magnetic Compass of Migratory Birds
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    Chapter 30 Orientation Responses of Ring-Billed Gull Chicks: A Re-Evaluation
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    Chapter 31 Primitive Models of Magnetoreception
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    Chapter 32 Directional and Discriminatory Responses of Salamanders to Weak Magnetic Fields
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    Chapter 33 Orientation of Amphibians by Linearly Polarized Light
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    Chapter 34 Experimental Evidence of Geomagnetic Orientation in Elasmobranch Fishes
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    Chapter 35 The Magnetic Behavior of Mud Bacteria
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    Chapter 36 Olfactory Imprinting in Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
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    Chapter 37 Energetics of Migration in American Shad
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    Chapter 38 Horizontal and Vertical Swimming of Eels During the Spawning Migration at the Edge of the Continental Shelf
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    Chapter 39 Some Experiments on Navigation in the Harbour Seal, Phoca vitulina
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    Chapter 40 Homing in Wild Myomorph Rodents: Current Problems
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    Chapter 41 Orientation Mechanisms of Marine Turtles
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    Chapter 42 Nighttime Orientation of Hatchling Green Turtles (Chelonia mydas) in Open Ocean
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    Chapter 43 Mass Migration of Spiny Lobster, Panulirus argus (Crustacea: Palinuridae): Synopsis and Orientation
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    Chapter 44 Migration and Homing of Marine Invertebrates: A Potpourri of Strategies
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    Chapter 45 Orientation Based on Directivity, a Directional Parameter of the Animal’s Radiant Environment
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Title
Animal Migration, Navigation, and Homing
Published by
Springer Berlin Heidelberg, January 1978
DOI 10.1007/978-3-662-11147-5
ISBNs
978-3-66-211148-2, 978-3-66-211147-5, 978-3-54-008777-9
Editors

Prof. Dr. Klaus Schmidt-Koenig, Prof. Dr. William T. Keeton

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Country Count As %
Spain 1 5%
Germany 1 5%
United States 1 5%
Unknown 19 86%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 27%
Student > Bachelor 5 23%
Researcher 4 18%
Student > Master 2 9%
Unspecified 2 9%
Other 3 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 11 50%
Engineering 3 14%
Neuroscience 3 14%
Unspecified 2 9%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 5%
Other 2 9%