Echolocation

Known as: Echolocations, echo location, perception of environment using reflected sound waves 
Echolocation is the method used by some animals (e.g. bats, dolphins and some whales) to determine the location of something by measuring the time it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Strandings of beaked whales of the genera Ziphius and Mesoplodon have been reported to occur in conjunction with naval sonar use… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Echolocating bats behave as though they perceive the crosscorrelation functions between their sonar transmissions and echoes as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Echolocating bats can be divided into guilds according to their preferred habitat and foraging behaviour, which coincide with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The echolocation and hunting behavior of Daubenton's bat (Myotis daubentoni) were studied in the field under completely natural… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Aerial-hawking bats searching the sky for prey face the problem that flight and echolocation exert independent and possibly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Echolocating bats transmit ultrasonic vocalizations and use information contained in the reflected sounds to analyze the auditory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Echolocation signals were recorded from big brown bats, Eptesicus fuscus, flying in the field and the laboratory. In open field… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Bats (order Chiroptera) are one of the few orders of mammals that echolocate and the only group with the capacity for powered… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
I investigated the scaling of echolocation call parameters (frequency, duration and repetition rate) in bats in a functional… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Echolocating bats use different information-gathering strategies for hunting prey in open, uncluttered environments, in… (More)
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