Determinants of echolocation call frequency variation in the Formosan lesser horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus monoceros)

@inproceedings{Chen2009DeterminantsOE,
  title={Determinants of echolocation call frequency variation in the Formosan lesser horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus monoceros)},
  author={Shiang-Fan Chen and Gareth Jones and Stephen J. Rossiter},
  booktitle={Proceedings. Biological sciences},
  year={2009}
}
The origin and maintenance of intraspecific variation in vocal signals is important for population divergence and speciation. Where vocalizations are transmitted by vertical cultural inheritance, similarity will reflect co-ancestry, and thus vocal divergence should reflect genetic structure. Horseshoe bats are characterized by echolocation calls dominated by a constant frequency component that is partly determined by maternal imprinting. Although previous studies showed that constant frequency… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 83 references

Variation in the frequency of the echolocation calls of Hipposideros ruber in the Gulf of Guinea: an exploration of the adaptive meaning of the constant frequency value in rhinolophoid CF bats

  • A. Guillén Servent, B. Juste, C. Ibánez
  • J. Evol. Biol
  • 2000
Highly Influential
7 Excerpts

Mother–infant communication in a horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus ferrumequinum nippon): vocal communication in three-week old infants

  • S. Matsumura
  • J. Mammal
  • 1981
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Variation in bat echolocation: implications for resource partitioning and communication

  • G. Jones
  • Le Rhinolophe
  • 1995
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Sex and age differences in the echolocation calls of the lesser horseshoe bat

  • G. Jones, T. Gordon, J. Nightingale
  • Rhinolophus hipposideros. Mammalia
  • 1992
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

) environmental selection pressures on acoustic signals

  • J. A. Soha, D. A. Nelson, P. G. Parker
  • Evolution
  • 2009

Phylogeography

  • J. Flanders, G. Jones, +5 authors S. J. Rossiter
  • 2009
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…