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- Nagel, Rebecca; Kirschbaum, Frank; Tiedemann, Ralph
- Journal of comparative physiology 2017 v.203 no.3 pp. 183-195
- Campylomormyrus compressirostris; adenosinetriphosphatase; adults; fish; gene expression regulation; genes; potassium channels; skeletal muscle; sodium channels; sympatry
- ... In mormyrid weakly electric fish, the electric organ discharge (EOD) is used for species recognition, orientation and prey localization. Produced in the muscle-derived adult electric organ, the EOD exhibits a wide diversity across species in both waveform and duration. While certain defining EOD characteristics can be linked to anatomical features of the electric organ, many factors underlying EOD ...