Spatial attention modulates sound localization in barn owls.

@article{Johnen2001SpatialAM,
  title={Spatial attention modulates sound localization in barn owls.},
  author={Anja Johnen and Hermann Wagner and Bernhard H. Gaese},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={85 2},
  pages={1009-12}
}
Attentional influence on sound-localization behavior of barn owls was investigated in a cross-modal spatial cuing paradigm. After being cued to the most probable target side with a visual cuing stimulus, owls localized upcoming auditory target stimuli with a head turn toward the position of the sound source. In 80% of the trials, cuing stimuli pointed toward the side of the upcoming target stimulus (valid configuration), and in 20% they pointed toward the opposite side (invalid configuration… CONTINUE READING

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