Underwater hearing in the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta): a comparison of behavioral and auditory evoked potential audiograms

@article{Martin2012UnderwaterHI,
  title={Underwater hearing in the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta): a comparison of behavioral and auditory evoked potential audiograms},
  author={Kelly J Martin and Sarah C. Alessi and Joseph Gaspard and Anton D. Tucker and Gordon B Bauer and David A. Mann},
  journal={Journal of Experimental Biology},
  year={2012},
  volume={215},
  pages={3001 - 3009}
}
SUMMARY The purpose of this study was to compare underwater behavioral and auditory evoked potential (AEP) audiograms in a single captive adult loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). The behavioral audiogram was collected using a go/no-go response procedure and a modified staircase method of threshold determination. AEP thresholds were measured using subdermal electrodes placed beneath the frontoparietal scale, dorsal to the midbrain. Both methods showed the loggerhead sea turtle to have low… Expand
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