Sound production mechanism in Gobius paganellus (Gobiidae).


Gobiidae, the largest fish family (>1500 species), has species from at least 10 genera that produce sounds for communication. Studies focused on goby sound production mechanisms have suggested that sounds are produced by the forcible ejection of water through small apertures in the opercles (hydrodynamic mechanism). The present study was a multidisciplinary… (More)
DOI: 10.1242/jeb.087205


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