[Recognition and categorization of butterfly patterns].

  title={[Recognition and categorization of butterfly patterns].},
  author={Yuji Hakoda and Michiyo Ando and Sachio Nakamizo},
  journal={Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of psychology},
  volume={64 1},
Two experiments are reported which deal with the nature of categorization of visual patterns. Stimulus materials were schematic butterfly patterns. Systematic transformations of five physical features (fore wing, hind wing, size, body length and color) were applied to a prototype to generate a set of instances. In Experiment 1, subjects were asked to judge… CONTINUE READING