F Ladich

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of temperature on sound production and auditory abilities in the Striped Raphael catfish Platydoras armatulus (Family Doradidae)
    Sandra Papes
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 6:e26479. 2011
  2. pmc Does the hearing sensitivity in thorny catfishes depend on swim bladder morphology?
    Angelika Zebedin
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e67049. 2013
  3. pmc A unique swim bladder-inner ear connection in a teleost fish revealed by a combined high-resolution microtomographic and three-dimensional histological study
    Tanja Schulz-Mirbach
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMC Biol 11:75. 2013
  4. pmc Hearing in cichlid fishes under noise conditions
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e57588. 2013
  5. pmc Otolith morphology and hearing abilities in cave- and surface-dwelling ecotypes of the Atlantic molly, Poecilia mexicana (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)
    Tanja Schulz-Mirbach
    Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Richard Wagner Strasse 10, 80333 Munich, Germany
    Hear Res 267:137-48. 2010
  6. pmc Ontogenetic development of auditory sensitivity and sound production in the squeaker catfish Synodontis schoutedeni
    Walter Lechner
    University of Vienna, Department of Behavioural Biology, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMC Biol 8:10. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Does speaker presentation affect auditory evoked potential thresholds in goldfish?
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 154:341-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Sonic motor pathways in piranhas with a reassessment of phylogenetic patterns of sonic mechanisms among teleosts
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Brain Behav Evol 66:167-76. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint How does tripus extirpation affect auditory sensitivity in goldfish?
    Friedrich Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hear Res 182:119-29. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation between auditory sensitivity and vocalization in anabantoid fishes
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol A 182:737-46. 1998

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Publications30

  1. pmc Effects of temperature on sound production and auditory abilities in the Striped Raphael catfish Platydoras armatulus (Family Doradidae)
    Sandra Papes
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 6:e26479. 2011
    ..This is the first study investigating the influence of temperature on both sound production and on hearing abilities in a fish species, namely the neotropical Striped Raphael catfish Platydoras armatulus...
  2. pmc Does the hearing sensitivity in thorny catfishes depend on swim bladder morphology?
    Angelika Zebedin
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e67049. 2013
    ..The swim bladder plays an important role in otophysans because it enhances their hearing sensitivity by transmitting sound pressure fluctuations via ossicles to the inner ear...
  3. pmc A unique swim bladder-inner ear connection in a teleost fish revealed by a combined high-resolution microtomographic and three-dimensional histological study
    Tanja Schulz-Mirbach
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMC Biol 11:75. 2013
    ..Prior to the morphological study, we additionally measured auditory evoked potentials at four frequencies (0.5, 1, 2, 3 kHz) to test the hearing abilities of the fish...
  4. pmc Hearing in cichlid fishes under noise conditions
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 8:e57588. 2013
    ..This enabled us to determine whether species with and without hearing specializations are differently affected by noise...
  5. pmc Otolith morphology and hearing abilities in cave- and surface-dwelling ecotypes of the Atlantic molly, Poecilia mexicana (Teleostei: Poeciliidae)
    Tanja Schulz-Mirbach
    Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Richard Wagner Strasse 10, 80333 Munich, Germany
    Hear Res 267:137-48. 2010
    ..Our data indicate that cave dwelling altered the otolith morphology in Atlantic mollies, probably due to metabolic differences. Different otolith morphology, however, did not affect general auditory sensitivity or acoustic behavior...
  6. pmc Ontogenetic development of auditory sensitivity and sound production in the squeaker catfish Synodontis schoutedeni
    Walter Lechner
    University of Vienna, Department of Behavioural Biology, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    BMC Biol 8:10. 2010
    ..Finally, absolute sound power spectra were compared to auditory sensitivity curves within each size group...
  7. doi request reprint Does speaker presentation affect auditory evoked potential thresholds in goldfish?
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 154:341-6. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Sonic motor pathways in piranhas with a reassessment of phylogenetic patterns of sonic mechanisms among teleosts
    Friedrich Ladich
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Brain Behav Evol 66:167-76. 2005
    ..A piranha-like pattern may be more widespread among characiforms and is likely present in other teleost orders, e.g., Sciaenidae (drumfishes), that also have sonic muscles innervated by spinal nerves...
  9. ncbi request reprint How does tripus extirpation affect auditory sensitivity in goldfish?
    Friedrich Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hear Res 182:119-29. 2003
    ..This suggests that the auditory system in otophysines improves with increasing frequency due to a more efficient connection between the swimbladder and inner ear ensured by the Weberian ossicles...
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlation between auditory sensitivity and vocalization in anabantoid fishes
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol A 182:737-46. 1998
    ..The association between high-pitched sounds and hearing may be caused by the suprabranchial airbreathing chamber, which, lying close to the hearing and sonic organs, enhances both sound perception and emission at its resonant frequency...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sound-generating and -detecting motor system in catfish: design of swimbladder muscles in doradids and pimelodids
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Anat Rec 263:297-306. 2001
    ..The fine structure of the TT reveals that contractions most likely prevent transmission of swimbladder vibrations to the inner ear via the Weberian ossicles during vocalization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the inner ear ultrastructure between teleost fishes using different channels for communication
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Hear Res 154:62-72. 2001
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  13. pmc Acoustic communication and the evolution of hearing in fishes
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 355:1285-8. 2000
    ..Based on these results, it is concluded that the selective pressures involved in the evolution of accessory hearing structures and in the design of vocal signals were other than those serving to optimize acoustic communication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Did auditory sensitivity and vocalization evolve independently in otophysan fishes?
    F Ladich
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Brain Behav Evol 53:288-304. 1999
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  15. ncbi request reprint Diversity in noise-induced temporary hearing loss in otophysine fishes
    Sonja Amoser
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Acoust Soc Am 113:2170-9. 2003
    ..The results indicate that hearing specialists are affected differently by noise exposure and that acoustic communication might be restricted in noisy habitats...
  16. pmc Hearing in fishes under noise conditions
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Athanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 6:28-36. 2005
    ..The results indicate that acoustic communication and orientation of fishes, in particular of hearing specialists, are limited by noise regimes in their environment...
  17. ncbi request reprint The ontogenetic development of auditory sensitivity, vocalization and acoustic communication in the labyrinth fish Trichopsis vittata
    L E Wysocki
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol A 187:177-87. 2001
    ..31 to 0.65 g size class. These results indicate that auditory sensitivity develops prior to the ability to vocalize and that vocalization occurs prior to the ability to communicate acoustically...
  18. doi request reprint Size matters: diversity in swimbladders and Weberian ossicles affects hearing in catfishes
    Walter Lechner
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Exp Biol 211:1681-9. 2008
    ..We furthermore assume that the tiny bladders have minimized their hydrostatic function but were not completely lost because of their auditory function...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sound pressure and particle acceleration audiograms in three marine fish species from the Adriatic Sea
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Acoust Soc Am 126:2100-7. 2009
    ..The low auditory thresholds and the large hearing bandwidth of S. umbra indicate that sound pressure may play a role in S. umbra's hearing, even though pronounced connections between the swim bladder and the inner ears are lacking...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are hearing sensitivities of freshwater fish adapted to the ambient noise in their habitats?
    Sonja Amoser
    University of Vienna, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Exp Biol 208:3533-42. 2005
    ..Hearing in non-specialists such as perch, on the other hand, is only slightly or not at all impaired in all habitats...
  21. ncbi request reprint Can fishes resolve temporal characteristics of sounds? New insights using auditory brainstem responses
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Hear Res 169:36-46. 2002
    ..Nonetheless, we suggest that temporal characteristics of naturally occurring conspecific and heterospecific sounds provide reliable information for acoustic communication...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diversity in ambient noise in European freshwater habitats: noise levels, spectral profiles, and impact on fishes
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Acoust Soc Am 121:2559-66. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Vocal behavior of resident killer whale matrilines with newborn calves: the role of family signatures
    Brigitte M Weiss
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Acoust Soc Am 119:627-35. 2006
    ..Their increased use after a calf's birth may facilitate the learning process of this "acoustic family badge" and thereby help to recognize and maintain cohesion with family members...
  24. ncbi request reprint The representation of conspecific sounds in the auditory brainstem of teleost fishes
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Exp Biol 206:2229-40. 2003
    ..Our results indicate that, besides temporal patterns, amplitude fluctuations and the frequency content of sounds can be represented in the auditory system and help the fish to extract important information for acoustic communication...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of noise exposure on click detection and the temporal resolution ability of the goldfish auditory system
    Lidia Eva Wysocki
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Hear Res 201:27-36. 2005
    ..Because acoustic information is primarily encoded via temporal patterns of sounds in fishes, environmental noise could severely impair acoustic orientation and communication...
  26. ncbi request reprint Auditory role of lateral trunk channels in cobitid fishes
    H Kratochvil
    Institute of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol A 186:279-85. 2000
    ..6-17.6 dB, indicating mechanical damping of the swimbladder. Our experiments demonstrate that the intact lateral trunk channels enhance the hearing sensitivity of cobitid fishes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intra- and intergroup vocal behavior in resident killer whales, Orcinus orca
    Brigitte M Weiss
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Acoust Soc Am 122:3710-6. 2007
    ..Ways in which the observed changes may function both in intra- and intergroup communication...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of temperature change on cortisol release by common carp Cyprinus carpio
    J Jaxion-Harm
    Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Fish Biol 84:1221-7. 2014
    ..Common carp Cyprinus carpio, stressed by fish handling practices, responded with a decrease in cortisol secretion when temperature was lowered from 20 to 14° C within 3·5 h compared to those kept at 20° C. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of ship noise on the detectability of communication signals in the Lusitanian toadfish
    Raquel O Vasconcelos
    Departamento de Biologia Animal e Centro de Biologia Ambiental, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Bloco C2 Campo Grande, 1749 0161 Lisboa, Portugal
    J Exp Biol 210:2104-12. 2007
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  30. doi request reprint Development of vocalization, auditory sensitivity and acoustic communication in the Lusitanian toadfish Halobatrachus didactylus
    Raquel O Vasconcelos
    Departamento de Biologia Animal e Centro de Biologia Ambiental, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Bloco C2 Campo Grande, 1749 0161 Lisbon, Portugal
    J Exp Biol 211:502-9. 2008
    ....