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Measures of children's knowledge and regulation of cognition
Abstract Two studies were conducted to investigate measures of children's metacognition. Experiment 1 presented two versions of a self-report inventory, the Jr. MAI, appropriate for assessingExpand
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Integration of DNA barcoding into an ongoing inventory of complex tropical biodiversity
Inventory of the caterpillars, their food plants and parasitoids began in 1978 for today's Area de Conservacion Guanacaste (ACG), in northwestern Costa Rica. This complex mosaic of 120 000 ha ofExpand
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How Some Insects Detect and Avoid Being Eaten by Bats: Tactics and Countertactics of Prey and Predator
S insects have evolved audition and evasive behaviors in response to selective pressure from bats, and other insects were preadapted to detecting ultrasonic signals. Some bats have evolved in turn,Expand
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Underwater noise from three types of offshore wind turbines: estimation of impact zones for harbor porpoises and harbor seals.
Underwater noise was recorded from three different types of wind turbines in Denmark and Sweden (Middelgrunden, Vindeby, and Bockstigen-Valar) during normal operation. Wind turbine noise was onlyExpand
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Arctiid moth clicks can degrade the accuracy of range difference discrimination in echolocating big brown bats, Eptesicus fuscus
  • L. Miller
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Comparative Physiology A
  • 1 May 1991
SummaryFour big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus) born and raised in captivity were trained using the Yes/No psychophysical method to report whether a virtual sonar target was at a standard distance orExpand
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Ultra-High Foraging Rates of Harbor Porpoises Make Them Vulnerable to Anthropogenic Disturbance
The question of how individuals acquire and allocate resources to maximize fitness is central in evolutionary ecology. Basic information on prey selection, search effort, and capture rates areExpand
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Echolocation in two very small bats from Thailand Craseonycteris thonglongyai and Myotis siligorensis
SummaryThe echolocation and hunting behavior of two very small bats, Craseonycteris thonglongyai (Hill) and Myotis siligorensis (Horsfield), from Thailand, were investigated using multiflashExpand
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We studied the sounds of narwhals (Monodon monoceros) foraging in the open waters in Northwest Greenland. We used a linear, vertical array of three hydrophones (depth 10 m, 30 m, 100 m) with a fourthExpand
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Spatial orientation in echolocating harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena)
SUMMARY Studies concerning the echolocation behaviour of odontocetes focus mainly on target detection and discrimination, either in stationary animals or in animals approaching a specific target. WeExpand
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Echolocation constraints of Daubenton’s Bat foraging over water
Summary 1. Daubenton’s Bats ( Myotis daubentonii) foraging over a stream concentrated their activity over calm surfaces, avoiding an adjacent area with small ripples (< 3 cm high). Aerial insectsExpand
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