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Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 7

Weekly Citation Summary 2017 - Week 7

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).

Hedenström, A. & Lindström, Å. 2017 Thomas Alerstam – migration ecologist extraordinaire. Journal of Avian Biology 48, 1-5. doi: 10.1111/jav.01358. Hedenstroem24 2017

Wiltschko, W. & Wiltschko, R. 2017 Homing pigeons as a model for avian navigation? Journal of Avian Biology 48, 66-74. doi: 10.1111/jav.01270. Wiltschko121 2017

Muheim, R., Åkesson, S., Bäckman, J. & Sjöberg, S. 2017 Magnetic compass orientation research with migratory songbirds at Stensoffa Ecological Field Station in southern Sweden: why is it so difficult to obtain seasonally appropriate orientation? Journal of Avian Biology 48, 6-18. doi: 10.1111/jav.01303. Muheim17 2017

Guilford, T. & de Perera, T. B. 2017 An associative account of avian navigation. Journal of Avian Biology 48, 191-195. doi: 10.1111/jav.01355. Guilford10 2017

Doren, B. M. V., Liedvogel, M. & Helm, B. 2017 Programmed and flexible: long-term Zugunruhe data highlight the many axes of variation in avian migratory behaviour. Journal of Avian Biology 48, 155-172. doi: 10.1111/jav.01348. van Doren1 2017

Bulte, M., Heyers, D., Mouritsen, H. & Bairlein, F. 2017 Geomagnetic information modulates nocturnal migratory restlessness but not fueling in a long distance migratory songbird. Journal of Avian Biology 48, 75-82. doi: 10.1111/jav.01285. Bulte3 2017

Peckmezian, T. & Taylor, P. W. 2017 Place avoidance learning and memory in a jumping spider. Animal Cognition 20, 275-284. doi: 10.1007/s10071-016-1048-4. Peckmezian1 2017

Evens, R., Conway, G. J., Henderson, I. G., Creswell, B., Jiguet, F., Moussy, C., Sénécal, D., Witters, N., Beenaerts, N. & Artois, T. 2017 Migratory pathways, stopover zones and wintering destinations of Western European Nightjars Caprimulgus europaeus. Ibis, n/a-n/a. doi: 10.1111/ibi.12469. Evens1 2017

Brunec, I. K., Ozubko, J. D., Barense, M. D. & Moscovitch, M. 2017 Recollection-dependent memory for event duration in large-scale spatial navigation. Learning & Memory 24, 104-114. doi: 10.1101/lm.044032.116. Brunec2 2017

Spitz, D. B., Hebblewhite, M. & Stephenson, T. R. 2017 ‘MigrateR’: extending model-driven methods for classifying and quantifying animal movement behavior. Ecography, n/a-n/a. doi: 10.1111/ecog.02587. Spitz1 2017

Scriba, M. F., Gasparini, J., Jacquin, L., Mettke-Hofmann, C., Rattenborg, N. C. & Roulin, A. 2017 The effect of food quality during growth on spatial memory consolidation in adult pigeons. The Journal of Experimental Biology 220, 573-581. doi: 10.1242/jeb.152454. Scriba1 2017

Dahmen, H., Wahl, V. L., Pfeffer, S. E., Mallot, H. A. & Wittlinger, M. 2017 Naturalistic path integration of Cataglyphis desert ants on an air-cushioned lightweight spherical treadmill. The Journal of Experimental Biology 220, 634-644. doi: 10.1242/jeb.148213. Dahmen3 2017

Narendra, A. & Ramirez-Esquivel, F. 2017 Subtle changes in the landmark panorama disrupt visual navigation in a nocturnal bull ant. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 372. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0068. Narendra2 2017

Foster, J. J., el Jundi, B., Smolka, J., Khaldy, L., Nilsson, D.-E., Byrne, M. J. & Dacke, M. 2017 Stellar performance: mechanisms underlying Milky Way orientation in dung beetles. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 372. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0079. Foster4 2017

Mason, N. A. 2017 Effects of wind, ambient temperature and sun position on damselfly flight activity and perch orientation. Animal Behaviour 124, 175-181. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2016.12.025. Mason5 2017

Boulanger, Y., Fabry, F., Kilambi, A., Pureswaran, D. S., Sturtevant, B. R. & Saint-Amant, R. 2017 The use of weather surveillance radar and high-resolution three dimensional weather data to monitor a spruce budworm mass exodus flight. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 234–235, 127-135. doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2016.12.018. Boulanger1 2017



  • 19 February 2017
  • Animal Navigation Group

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