Peripheral auditory processing in the bobtail lizard Tiliqua rugosa

@article{Manley2004PeripheralAP,
  title={Peripheral auditory processing in the bobtail lizard Tiliqua rugosa},
  author={Geoffrey A Manley and Christine K{\"o}ppl and Brian M. Johnstone},
  journal={Journal of Comparative Physiology A},
  year={2004},
  volume={167},
  pages={89-99}
}
Summary1.Primary auditory-nerve fibres of the bobtail lizard have asymmetrical, V-shaped frequency-threshold tuning curves. Fibre characteristic frequencies (CF) ranged from 0.2 to 4.5 kHz. The most sensitive fibres had a CF near 1.2 kHz and a threshold of 6 dB SPL.2.Fibres with CFs below 0.85 kHz had simple U-shaped tuning curves; higher-CF fibres had tuning curves with obvious sharp tips around CF. These tips were up to 46 dB in depth. Several other parameters of the tuning curves, like the… 
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