RESEARCH DOCUMENTS

2015

Natalia García-Alvarez, Antonio Fernández, Luis D Boada, Manuel Zumbado, Annalisa Zaccaroni, Manuel Arbelo, Eva Sierra, Javier Almunia, Octavio P Luzardo (2015) Mercury and selenium status of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus): A study in stranded animals on the Canary Islands, Science of the Total Environment 536, p. 489-498, url, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.07.040

2014

Natalia García-Alvarez, Vidal Martín, Antonio Fernández, Javier Almunia, Aina Xuriach, Manuel Arbelo, Marisa Tejedor, Luis D Boada, Manuel Zumbado, Octavio P Luzardo (2014) Levels and profiles of POPs (organochlorine pesticides, PCBs, and PAHs) in free-ranging common bottlenose dolphins of the Canary Islands, Spain, Science of the Total Environment 493, p. 22-31, url, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.125

Joan Giménez, Francisco Ramírez, Javier Almunia, Manuela G Forero, Renaud De Stephanis () From the pool to the sea : Applicable isotope turnover rates and diet to skin discrimination factors for bottlenose dolphins ( Tursiops truncatus ), pdf, doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2015.11.001

2014

Natalia García-Álvarez, Luis D Boada, Antonio Fernández, Manuel Zumbado, Manuel Arbelo, Eva Sierra, Aina Xuriach, Javier Almunia, María Camacho, Octavio P Luzardo (2014) Assessment of the levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and organochlorine contaminants in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the Eastern Atlantic Ocean, pdf, doi:10.1016/j.marenvres.2014.03.010

2013

Sunghee Kim, Mats Amundin, Matthias Laska (2013) Olfactory discrimination ability of South African fur seals (Arctocephalus pusillus) for enantiomers, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology 199(6), p. 535-544

2012

Dorothee Kremers, Alban Lemasson, Javier Almunia, Ralf Wanker, Javier Almunia Loro, Parque Fundación (2012) Journal of Comparative Psychology Vocal Sharing and Individual Acoustic Distinctiveness Within a Group of Captive Orcas (Orcinus orca) Vocal Sharing and Individual Acoustic Distinctiveness Within a Group of Captive Orcas (Orcinus orca), Journal of Comparative Psychology, pdf, doi:10.1037/a0028858

2011

Josefin Starkhammar, Johan Nilsson, Mats Amundin, Stan A Kuczaj, Monica Almqvist, Hans W Persson (2011) Separating overlapping click trains originating from multiple individuals in echolocation recordings., The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129(1), p. 458-466

Whitney E Greene, Dolphin Communication Project, Kelly Melillo-sweeting, Kathleen M Dudzinski (2011) Comparing Object Play in Captive and Wild Dolphins, International Journal 24, p. 292-306, pdf

2010

Ted W Cranford, Petr Krysl, Mats Amundin (2010) A new acoustic portal into the odontocete ear and vibrational analysis of the tympanoperiotic complex., PloS one 5(8), p. e11927, pubmed, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011927

Fabienne Delfour (2010) Marine Mammals Enact Individual Worlds, International Journal 23(1), p. 792-810, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jebdp.2005.01.005

Sabrina I C A Brando (2010) Advances in Husbandry Training in Marine Mammal Care Programs, International Journal of Comparative Psychology 23(1), p. 777-791, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jebdp.2005.01.008

K M Dudzinski (2010) Overlap between Information Gained from Complementary and Comparative Studies of Captive and Wild Dolphins, International Journal of Comparative Psychology 23(2), p. 566-586, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jebdp.2005.04.004

2009

Josefin Starkhammar, Mats Amundin, Johan Nilsson, Tomas Jansson, Stan A Kuczaj, Monica Almqvist, Hans W Persson (2009) 47-channel burst-mode recording hydrophone system enabling measurements of the dynamic echolocation behavior of free-swimming dolphins., The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 126(3), p. 959-962

Klaus Lucke, Ursula Siebert, Paul A Lepper, Marie-Anne Blanchet (2009) Temporary shift in masked hearing thresholds in a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) after exposure to seismic airgun stimuli, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 125(6), p. 4060, ASA, pubmed, doi:10.1121/1.3117443

Stan A Kuczaj II, Rachel Thames Walker (2009) How Do Dolphins Solve Problems?, Comparative CognitionExperimental Explorations of Animal Intelligence, E A Wasserman, T R Zentall (ed.), p. 580-601, New York: Oxford University Press, url, doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377804.003.0030

Kathleen Maria Dudzinski, Justin David Gregg, Christine Ann Ribic, Stan Abraham Kuczaj (2009) A comparison of pectoral fin contact between two different wild dolphin populations., Behavioural processes 80(2), p. 182-190, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2008.11.011

2008

Stan Kuczaj, Moby Solangi, Tim Hoffland, Marci Romagnoli, Marine Mammal (2008) Recognition and Discrimination of Human Actions Across the Senses of Echolocation and Vision in the Bottlenose Dolphin : Evidence for Dolphin Cross-modal Integration of Dynamic Information, International Journal 21(2), p. 84-95, pdf

K Lucke, P A Lepper, M.-A. Blanchet, B Hoeve, E Everaarts, N van Elk, U Siebert (2008) Auditory studies on harbour porpoises in relation to offshore wind turbines, 15th ASCOBANS Advisory Committee Meeting Special Pu, P G H Evans (ed.), p. 1-4

Klaus Lucke, Paul A Lepper, Marie-Anne Blanchet, Ursula Siebert (2008) Testing the acoustic tolerance of harbour porpoise hearing for impulsive sounds, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 123(5), p. 3780, url, doi:10.1121/1.2935423

Matthias Laska, Madeleine Svelander, Mats Amundin (2008) Successful acquisition of an olfactory discrimination paradigm by South African fur seals, Arctocephalus pusillus, Physiology & Behavior 93(4-5), p. 1033-1038, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2008.01.019

Mats Amundin, Josefin Starkhammar, Mikael Evander, Monica Almqvist, Kjell Lindström, Hans W Persson (2008) An echolocation visualization and interface system for dolphin research., Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 123(2), p. 1188-1194, pubmed

2007

P E Nachtigall, A Y Supin, M Amundin, B Roken, T Moller, T A Mooney, K A Taylor, M Yuen (2007) Polar bear Ursus maritimus hearing measured with auditory evoked potentials, Journal of Experimental Biology 210(7), p. 1116-1122, url, doi:10.1242/jeb.02734

Klaus Lucke, Paul A Lepper, Marie-anne Blanchet, Ursula Siebert (2007) Tolerance of harbour porpoise hearing to single airgun impulses Ramming of foundation, Components(November)

Lauren E Highfill, Stan A Kuczaj II (2007) Do Bottlenose Dolphins (ITursiops truncatus/I) Have Distinct and Stable Personalities?, Aquatic Mammals 33(3), p. 380-389, url, doi:10.1578/AM.33.3.2007.380

Ronald A Kastelein, Nancy Jennings, Jacobus Postma (2007) Feeding enrichment methods for Pacific walrus calves., Zoo Biology 26(3), p. 175-186

2006

Stan a. Kuczaj, Deirdre B Yeater (2006) Dolphin Imitation: Who, What, When, and Why?, Aquatic Mammals 32(4), p. 413-422, url, doi:10.1578/AM.32.4.2006.413

Kathleen M Dudzinski, Jeanette A Thomas, Justin D Gregg (2006) Communication in Marine Mammals, Developmental Psychology(1990), William F Perrin, Edition (ed.), p. 260-269, Academic Press, url, doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-373553-9.00064-X

2005

Inês Mello, Lotta Nordensten, Mats Amundin (2005) Reactions of three bottlenose dolphin dams with calves to other members of the group in connection with nursing, Zoo Biology 24(6), p. 543-555

S A I I Kuczaj, L E Highfill (2005) Dolphin play: Evidence for cooperation and culture?, Behavioral and Brain Sciences 28(5), p. 705-706, Cambridge Univ Press, url, doi:10.1017/S0140525X05370129

Annette Kilian, Lorenzo von Fersen, Onur Güntürkün (2005) Left hemispheric advantage for numerical abilities in the bottlenose dolphin, Behavioural Processes 68(2), p. 179-184, Elsevier, pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2004.11.003

Christer Blomqvist, Inês Mello, Mats Amundin (2005) An Acoustic Play-Fight Signal in Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Human Care, Aquatic Mammals 31(2), p. 187-194, European, url, doi:10.1578/AM.31.2.2005.187

M Böye, O Güntürkün, J Vauclair (2005) Right ear advantage for conspecific calls in adults and subadults, but not infants, California sea lions ( Zalophus californianus ): hemispheric specialization for communication?, European Journal of Neuroscience 21(6), p. 1727-1732, pubmed, doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.2005.04005.x

2004

A Kilian, L Von Fersen, O Güntürkün (2004) The number sense of the bottlenose dolphin, European cetacean society 18th annual conference Experimental approaches to marine mammal research, p. 32

2003

Troels B Jacobsen, Michael Mayntz, Mats Amundin (2003) Splitting suckling data of bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) neonates in human care into suckling bouts, Zoo Biology 22(5), p. 477-488

Kathleen Maria Dudzinski, M Sakai, K Masaki, K Kogi, Toru Hishii, M Kurimoto (2003) Behavioral observations of adult and sub-adult dolphins towards two dead bottlenose dolphins, Aquatic Mammals 29(1), p. 108-116

Annette Kilian, Sevgi Yaman, Lorenzo Von Fersen, Onur Güntürkün (2003) A bottlenose dolphin discriminates visual stimuli differing in numerosity., Learning behavior a Psychonomic Society publication 31(2), p. 133-142, Psychonomic Society, pubmed

2002

R A Kastelein, P Mosterd, B Van Santen, M Hagedoorn, D De Haan (2002) Underwater audiogram of a Pacific walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens) measured with narrow-band frequency-modulated signals, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112(5), p. 2173, url, doi:10.1121/1.1508783

2001

G Dehnhardt, B Mauck, W Hanke, H Bleckmann (2001) Hydrodynamic trail-following in harbor seals (Phoca vitulina)., Science 293(5527), p. 102-104, American Association for the Advancement of Science, pubmed

2000

A Kilian, L Von Fersen, O Güntürkün (2000) Lateralization of visuospatial processing in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)., Behavioural Brain Research 116(2), p. 211-215, pubmed

L von Fersen, U Schall, O Güntürkün (2000) Visual lateralization of pattern discrimination in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)., Behavioural brain research 107(1-2), p. 177-181, pubmed

R A Kastelein, W W Au, D de Haan (2000) Detection distances of bottom-set gillnets by harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) and bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)., Marine environmental research 49(4), p. 359-375, pubmed

1999

W W Au, R A Kastelein, T Rippe, N M Schooneman (1999) Transmission beam pattern and echolocation signals of a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)., Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 106(6), p. 3699-3705, pubmed

1998

Kathleen Maria Dudzinski (1998) Contact behavior and signal exchange among Atlantic spotted dolphins (Stenella frontalis) 24(3), p. 129-142

G Dehnhardt, B Mauck, H Bleckmann (1998) Seal whiskers detect water movements, Nature 394(July), p. 235-236, Nature Publishing Group, url, doi:10.1038/28303

G Dehnhardt, B Mauck, H Hyvärinen (1998) Ambient temperature does not affect the tactile sensitivity of mystacial vibrissae in harbour seals., Journal of Experimental Biology 201(Pt 22), p. 3023-3029, pubmed

1997

R A Kastelein, J L Dubbeldam, M A G De Bakker (1997) The anatomy of the walrus head (Odobenus rosmarus). Part 5 : The tongue and its function in walrus ecology, Aquatic Mammals 23(1), p. 29-47

K M Dudzinski, Darryl Newborough (1997) Concurrent recording of dolphin behaviors, frequency-modulated tones, and pulsed vocalizations (including echolocation clicks) underwater with a swimmer-propelled system, Proceedings of the Underwater BioSonar Systems and Bioacoustics Symposium, Underwater Acoustics Group

1996

R A Kastelein, P Mosterd, C L Van Ligtenberg, W C Verboom (1996) Aerial hearing sensitivity tests with a male Pacific walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens), in the free field and with headphones., Aquatic Mammals 22(2), p. 81-93

1995

R A Kastelein Ed, J A Thomas Ed, P E Nachtigall Ed (1995) Sensory Systems of Aquatic Mammals, Sensory Systems of Aquatic Mammals 14(1), R A Kastelein, J A Thomas, P E Nachtigall (ed.), p. 477-513, De Spil Publishers

Kathleen Maria Dudzinski, C W Clark, B Wursig (1995) A mobile video/acoustic system for simultaneously recording dolphin behavior and voacalizations underwate, Aquatic Mammals 21(3), p. 187-193

K M Dudzinski, Toni G Frohoff, Nicole L Crane (1995) Behavior of a lone female bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with humans off the coast of Belize, Aquatic Mammals 21(2), p. 149-153

1994

G Dehnhardt (1994) Tactile size discrimination by a California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) using its mystacial vibrissae., Journal of comparative physiology A Sensory neural and behavioral physiology 175(6), p. 791-800, pubmed

1992

R A Kastelein, M S S Lavaleije (1992) Kastelein, R.A. and Lavaleije, M.S.S. (1992). Foreign bodies in the stomach of a female Harbour p.pdf, Aquatic Mammals 18(2), p. 40-46

1990

R A Kastelein, S Stevens, P Mosterd (1990) The tactile sensitivity of the mystacial vibrissae of a Pacific walrus. Part 2: Masking, Aquatic Mammals 16(2), p. 78-87

R A Kastelein, N M Gerrits (1990) The anatomy of the Walrus head ( Odohenus rosmarus ). Part 1 : The skull, Aquatic Mammals 16(3), p. 101-119