Accession Number : AD0721110

Title :   Laboratory and Field Investigations of Vision in Sharks.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 15 Mar-31 Oct 70,

Corporate Author : ROSENSTIEL SCHOOL OF MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES MIAMI FLA

Personal Author(s) : Gruber,Samuel H.

Report Date : 13 MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A brief summary is given of a shark vision study which included the following phases: Operant conditioning; Respondent conditioning; Social behavior of bonnethead sharks; Color preference in free-ranging sharks; Histological research.

Descriptors :   (*SHARKS, *VISION), AQUATIC ANIMALS, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY, PERCEPTION, VISUAL PERCEPTION, CONDITIONED RESPONSE, BEHAVIOR, HISTOLOGY, COLOR VISION

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE