Animal Navigation: The Eel's Magnetic Guide to the Gulf Stream.

Baltazar-Soares, M. and Eizaguirre, C., 2017. Animal Navigation: The Eel's Magnetic Guide to the Gulf Stream. Current Biology, 27 (12), R604 - R606.

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DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.04.042

Abstract

The geographic distribution of migratory species can span thousands of kilometers. Yet, traits that enable large-scale migrations are poorly understood. A recent study demonstrates that juvenile eels use the Earth's magnetism for their dispersal, with possible implications for their evolution.

Item Type:Article
ISSN:0960-9822
Group:Faculty of Science & Technology
ID Code:29655
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Deposited On:04 Sep 2017 15:25
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