Effects of melatonin in blocking the response to a skeleton photoperiod in the blackheaded bunting.

@article{Kumar1996EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of melatonin in blocking the response to a skeleton photoperiod in the blackheaded bunting.},
  author={Vinod Kumar},
  journal={Physiology & behavior},
  year={1996},
  volume={59 4-5},
  pages={617-20}
}
This investigation examined whether a long-day photoperiodic response induced in an interrupted-night (skeleton) photoschedule could not be induced if a short-day melatonin signal was maintained by exogenous melatonin. Three experiments, lasting for 30 days, were performed using photosensitive adult male birds. In Experiment 1, two groups (n = 12 each) were… CONTINUE READING