The evolution of active vibrissal sensing in mammals: evidence from vibrissal musculature and function in the marsupial opossum Monodelphis domestica

Grant, R. A., Haidarliu, S., Kennerley, N. J. et al. (1 more author) (2013) The evolution of active vibrissal sensing in mammals: evidence from vibrissal musculature and function in the marsupial opossum Monodelphis domestica. Journal of Experimental Biology, 216 (18). pp. 3483-3494. ISSN 0022-0949

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Authors/Creators:
  • Grant, R. A.
  • Haidarliu, S.
  • Kennerley, N. J.
  • Prescott, T. J.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2013 Company of Biologists. Reproduced in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: rat; whiskers; vibrissae; whisking; active sensing; mammalian evolution
Dates:
  • Published: September 2013
  • Accepted: 17 May 2013
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > Department of Psychology (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2016 14:55
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2016 14:55
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.087452
Status: Published
Publisher: Company of Biologists
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.087452
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