Animal behaviour Prenatal environment affects embryonic response to song

@inproceedings{ColombelliNgrel2017AnimalBP,
  title={Animal behaviour Prenatal environment affects embryonic response to song},
  author={Diane Colombelli-N{\'e}grel and Sonia Kleindorfer},
  year={2017}
}
Early environmental enrichment improves postnatal cognition in animals and humans. Here, we examined the effects of the prenatal acoustic environment (parental song rate) on prenatal attention in superb fairy-wren (Malurus cyaneus) embryos, the only songbird species with evidence of prenatal discrimination of maternal calls and in ovo call learning. Because… CONTINUE READING