TITLE

Lizards navigate off the top of their heads

AUTHOR(S)
Putnam, Clare
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/17/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1782, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details research by Barbara Ellis-Quinn and Carol Simon, biologists from City University of New York, on lizards' ability to navigate. Distances covered by lizards after removal from its home, suggesting they have a sense of direction; Use of 'parietal' eye on top of the head for navigation; How the experiments were conducted; Yarrow's Spiny Lizard; More.
ACCESSION #
9109021509

 

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