A precedence effect resolves phantom sound source illusions in the parasitoid fly Ormia ochracea.

@article{Lee2009APE,
  title={A precedence effect resolves phantom sound source illusions in the parasitoid fly Ormia ochracea.},
  author={Norman Lee and Damian O. Elias and Andrew C Mason},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2009},
  volume={106 15},
  pages={6357-62}
}
Localizing individual sound sources under reverberant environmental conditions can be a challenge when the original source and its acoustic reflections arrive at the ears simultaneously from different paths that convey ambiguous directional information. The acoustic parasitoid fly Ormia ochracea (Diptera: Tachinidae) relies on a pair of ears exquisitely… CONTINUE READING