Invertebrate Neurobiology: Sensory Processing in Reverse for Backward Walking

Abstract

Humans and many other animals can readily walk forward or backward. In insects, the nervous system changes the effects of sense organs that signal forces on a leg when the direction of walking is reversed.

DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2007.04.028

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@article{Zill2007InvertebrateNS, title={Invertebrate Neurobiology: Sensory Processing in Reverse for Backward Walking}, author={Sasha N. Zill}, journal={Current Biology}, year={2007}, volume={17}, pages={R462-R464} }