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Vocal communication in birds

Clive Catchpole

Vocal communication in birds

by Clive Catchpole

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Published by University Park Press in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Behavior.,
  • Animal communication.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 67-68.

    StatementClive K. Catchpole.
    SeriesStudies in biology - Institute of Biology ; no. 115, Institute of Biology"s studies in biology -- 115.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13585777M
    ISBN 100839102666
    OCLC/WorldCa427323494

    Herbert Friedmann, "Bird-Song. The Biology of Vocal Communication and Expression in Birds. W. H. Thorpe," The Quarterly Review of Biol no. 1 (Mar., ): The basic premise upon which we will operate is that if crows do indeed use a sophisticated form of vocal communication, analysis of the frequencty patterns in sonograms should enable us to recognize some of the "words" of this language, even if we are initially unable to assign a precise meaning to each "word".

    Baylis (, Acoustic Communication in Birds, Academic Press) decried the serious lack of experimental verification for the various hypotheses proposed to explain vocal mimicry in few exceptions, our understanding of the function and acquisition of this fascinating behaviour seems to have scarcely by: Professor Kaplan has published over refereed research articles and 23 books in total; since predominantly focussing on animal vocal behaviour, communication and cognition specifically in birds and primates. This section may contain an excessive amount of intricate detail that may interest only a particular : Whitely Award, AOS , UNE

    Get this from a library! Bird-song: the biology of vocal communication and expression in birds. [W H Thorpe]. Social companions in a wide range of species including birds and humans but also cetaceans and nonhuman primates play important roles in shaping vocal production as well as the comprehension and appropriate usage of vocal Range: £ - £


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: Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals (Volume 40) (Advances in the Study of Behavior (Volume 40)) (): Naguib, Marc, Janik, Vincent, Clayton, Nicola, Zuberbuhler, Klaus: BooksFormat: Hardcover.

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: Advances in The Study of Behavior: Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals (): Naguib, Marc: Books. Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals Marc Naguib, Klaus Zuberbuumlhler, Nicola S. Clayton, Vincent M. Janik (Eds.) Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior.

Communication in social learning in primates (Prof. Charles Snowdon) Vocal Vocal communication in birds book and vocal development in cetaceans (Dr. Peter Tyack) Use and function of alarm calls in birds and primates. Acoustic Communication in Birds, Volume 2: Song Learning and Its Consequences investigates acoustic communication in birds, with emphasis on song learning and its consequences.

Some issues in the study of bird sounds are discussed, with particular reference to evolutionary : Hardcover. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Catchpole, Clive. Vocal communication in birds. London: Edward Arnold, (OCoLC) Document Type. Investigations of the display behavior of tyrannid flycatchers suggest that the meaning of a display which is used in different contexts may be different in each context.

In the species studied vocalizations seem to be more important than visible displays, and most of the vocalizations are variable in a number of aspects. It seems possible that the different modes of variation of a display are Cited by: Bird vocalization includes both bird calls and bird songs.

In non-technical use, bird songs are the bird sounds that are melodious to the human ear. In ornithology and birding, songs (relatively complex vocalizations) are distinguished by function from calls (relatively simple vocalizations).

During the past few years primatologists and ornithologists have joined forces to address common problems in the study of vocal communication. In our own research we have made a special point of employing broadly comparative approaches to the investigation of functional and developmental aspects of primate and avian vocal by: Much of his work over the past 30 years has been on sound communication in birds and mammals and he is co‐author, with Clive Catchpole, of the book Bird song: Biological themes and variations (CUP, 2nd edition ).

Access to the complete content on Oxford Handbooks Online requires a Cited by: 4. A more common form of communication among birds are call notes. Most birds communicate aurally, although some are more vocal than others, and each species of bird has a variety of call notes to convey different messages.

That number is still expanding. This thematic volume, "Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals", makes another important 'contribution to the development of the field' by presenting theoretical ideas and research to those studying animal behavior and to their colleagues in neighboring fields.

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Bird-song: The Biology of Vocal Communication and Expression in Birds Issue 12 of Cambridge monographs in experimental biology: Author: William Homan Thorpe: Publisher: University Press, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

This thematic volume, Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals, makes another important "contribution to the development of the field" by presenting theoretical ideas and research to those studying animal behavior and to their colleagues in neighboring fields.

Acoustic Communication in Birds, Volume 1: Production, Perception, and Design Features of Sounds presents the scientific study of bird vocalizations. This book discusses the relations between the physical structure of bird vocalization and their quality as perceived by the recipient.

Here, a new conceptual framework for looking at animal vocal communication is proposed. It describes animals as managers, attempting to get other animals to behave in ways beneficial to the managing animal, and as assessors, behaving in their own interest that may or Cited by: About this book.

Acoustic Communication in Birds, Volume 2: Song Learning and Its Consequences investigates acoustic communication in birds, with emphasis on song learning and its consequences.

Some issues in the study of bird sounds are discussed, with particular reference to. In the song acquisition of birds, a chunk equivalent is given by a song (strophe), and a song can be regarded as a unit of sense as well. It is more or less established that songs are units of interaction that play a particular role, for example, during vocal communication among neighbors.

On formal grounds, songs have been compared to sentences. A book is a companion that provides you with a pleasing diversion during your quiet times. He used to work in a pet store that sold over twenty different types of birds. If he was to give a speech on the subject, Gerald might be said to have what type of expertise?

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