Sounds and sound production in fishes

  title={Sounds and sound production in fishes},
  author={Alexander O. Kasumyan},
  journal={Journal of Ichthyology},
  • A. Kasumyan
  • Published 23 December 2008
  • Physics
  • Journal of Ichthyology
The main information on the sounds and sound production in fishes is reviewed. The present systems of sound classification and specialized sound production in fishes with different taxonomic positions and ecology are described. The anatomy of sound generating organs is analyzed, and the mechanisms of production of different types of sounds (stridulation, drumming, cavitation, and percussion, as well as hydrodynamic, pneumatic, stringed, and respiratory sounds) are discussed. A brief… 

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