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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 4

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 4

The following are titles of recently published papers focussing on navigation and orientation. Summaries of all have been circulated to members of the Animal Navigation Forum and full papers are available in the ANG Resources directory at the link below (available to non-members).

Schwarz, S., Mangan, M., Zeil, J., Webb, B. & Wystrach, A. 2017 How Ants Use Vision When Homing Backward. Current Biology. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2016.12.019. Schwarz6 2017 (featured in Nature Research Highlights: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/541439b)

Archibald, K. M., Buler, J. J., Smolinsky, J. A. & Smith, R. J. 2016 Migrating birds reorient toward land at dawn over the Great Lakes, USA. The Auk 134, 193-201. doi: 10.1642/AUK-16-123.1. Archibald1 2017

Grieves, R. M. & Jeffery, K. J. 2017 The representation of space in the brain. Behavioural Processes 135, 113-131. doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2016.12.012. Grieves2 2017

De Groeve, J., Van de Weghe, N., Ranc, N., Neutens, T., Ometto, L., Rota-Stabelli, O. & Cagnacci, F. 2016 Extracting spatio-temporal patterns in animal trajectories: an ecological application of sequence analysis methods. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 7, 369-379. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12453. de Groeve1 2016

Michelot, T., Langrock, R. & Patterson, T. A. 2016 moveHMM: an R package for the statistical modelling of animal movement data using hidden Markov models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 7, 1308-1315. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12578. Michelot1 2016

Devan, B. D., Tobin, E. L., Dunn, E. N. & Magalis, C. 2016 Sex differences on the competitive place task in the water maze: The influence of peripheral pool time on spatial navigation performance in rats. Behavioural Processes 132, 34-41. doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2016.09.009. Devan1 2016

Guillette, L. M., Baron, D. M., Sturdy, C. B. & Spetch, M. L. 2017 Fast- and slow-exploring pigeons differ in how they use previously learned rules. Behavioural Processes 134, 54-62. doi: 10.1016/j.beproc.2016.07.006. Guillette1 2017

Hennig, R. M. 2016 Dissecting the Contribution of Sensory Cues to Directional Responses by Female Crickets in a two-Loudspeaker Paradigm. Journal of Insect Behavior 29, 666-679. doi: 10.1007/s10905-016-9588-7. Hennig1 2016

Mirkovic, D., Stepanian, P. M., Kelly, J. F. & Chilson, P. B. 2016 Electromagnetic Model Reliably Predicts Radar Scattering Characteristics of Airborne Organisms. Scientific Reports 6, 35637. doi: 10.1038/srep35637. Mirkovic1 2016

Spiegel, O., Leu, S. T., Bull, C. M. & Sih, A. 2017 What's your move? Movement as a link between personality and spatial dynamics in animal populations. Ecology Letters 20, 3-18. doi: 10.1111/ele.12708. Spiegel3 2017

Németh, Z., Luo, Y., Owen, J. C. & Moore, F. R. 2016 Seasonal variation in CREB expression in the hippocampal formation of first-year migratory songbirds: Implications for the role of memory during migration. The Auk 134, 146-152. doi: 10.1642/AUK-16-133.1. Nemeth3 2016

  • 28 January 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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