Sensory Abilities of Cetaceans

  title={Sensory Abilities of Cetaceans},
  author={J. A. Thomas and R. Kastelein},
  booktitle={NATO ASI Series},
Margaret Klinowska Research Group in Mammalian Ecology and Reproduction Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge Downing Street, Cambridge. CB2 3EG. U.K. Perception and production of underwater sound in Odontocetes is known to extend over a wide band of frequencies but the transmit and receive pathways employed for echolocation appear unconventional. The lower jaw has been demonstrated to be an important component in the echolocation receive mechanism, but the mode of signal coupling… Expand
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