Book Volume 26 1990

Peripheral Hearing Mechanisms in Reptiles and Birds

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ISBN: 978-3-642-83617-6 (Print) 978-3-642-83615-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-6

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 7-26

    Hair Cells and the Origin of the Hearing Inner Ear

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-51

    The Middle Ear

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    Chapter

    Pages 52-75

    General Anatomical Considerations: Inner Ear and Basilar Papilla

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    Chapter

    Pages 76-84

    Some Techniques Used in Hearing Research

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    Chapter

    Pages 85-111

    Turtles and Snakes

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    Chapter

    Pages 112-131

    The Alligator Lizard and Granite Spiny Lizard

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    Chapter

    Pages 132-143

    The European Lizards, Lacertidae: Podarcis sicula and Podarcis muralis

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    Chapter

    Pages 144-150

    The Monitor Lizard, Varanus bengalensis

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    Chapter

    Pages 151-164

    The Hearing of Geckos

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    Chapter

    Pages 165-190

    The Bobtail Skink, Tiliqua rugosa

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    Chapter

    Pages 191-205

    The Hearing of the Caiman, Caiman crocodilus

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    Chapter

    Pages 206-252

    The Peripheral Hearing Organ of Birds

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    Chapter

    Pages 253-273

    Overview and Outlook

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 274-288