Further reading

Fenton, M.B., Racey, P. & Rayner, J.M.V., eds. (1987). Recent Advances in the Study of Bats. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. This book contains some useful reviews of bat echolocation; in particular, Suthers and Wenstrup and also Roverud show how much insight has been gained from behavioural studies; O'Neill reviews target ranging in the auditory system; and Vater compares the highly specialised mechanisms of frequency tuning in Pteronotus and Rhinolophus.

Konishi, M. (1993). Listening with two ears. Sci Amer 268(4), 34-41. This article explains how the neuronal map of auditory space in the barn owl is synthe-sised from separate pathways processing time and intensity data from the ears.

Neuweiler, G. (1990). Auditory adaptations for prey capture in echolocating bats. Physiol Rev 70, 615-41. This looks at the echolocation signals of bats and their corresponding auditory specialisations, in the context of the bats' natural habitat.

Popper, A.N. & Fay, R.R. eds. (1995). Hearing by Bats. New York: Springer-Verlag. Contained in this book are detailed reviews of major topics in bat echolocation. The overview by Grinnell and the review of the auditory cortex by O'Neill are the most relevant to the material covered in this chapter.

Suga, N. (1990). Biosonar and neural computation in bats. Sci Amer 262(6), 34-41. The article deals almost exclusively with Pteronotus, describing its echoloca-tion sounds and showing how both the FM and CF components are represented in the auditory cortex.

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