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Experientia

, Volume 27, Issue 11, pp 1287–1289 | Cite as

Foraging behaviour patterns of herring gulls elicited by electrical forebrain stimulation

  • Juan D. Delius
Specialia Physiologica

Keywords

Behaviour Pattern Larus Larus Argentatus 
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Zusammenfassung

Zwei artspezitische Verhaltensabläufe, die Silbermöwen (Larus argentatus) bei der Futtersuche und Futteraufnahme zeigen, wurden durch elektrische Reizung begrenzter Bezirke des rostralen Vorderhirns experimentell hervorgerufen. Diese Befunde stützen vergleichend-anatomische Schlussfolgerungen über die funktionelle Rolle des rostralen Vorderhirns bei Vögeln.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan D. Delius
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of DurhamDurhamEngland

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