Arthropod acoustic communication is a primary focus at the Patek Lab. Here you can find our acoustically oriented research projects along with sounds and video of spiny lobsters (Palinuridae) and mantis shrimp (Stomatopoda).
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- Kagaya, K. and Takahata, M. (2011) Sequential synaptic excitation and inhibition shape readiness discharge for voluntary behavior,
Science, 332: 365-368.
Kagaya, K. and Takahata, M. (2010) Readiness discharge for spontaneous initiation of walking in crayfish,
J. Neurosci., 30: 1348-1362.