James H Fullard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ignoring the irrelevant: auditory tolerance of audible but innocuous sounds in the bat-detecting ears of moths
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Canada
    Naturwissenschaften 95:241-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Gleaning bat echolocation calls do not elicit antipredator behaviour in the Pacific field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus (Orthoptera: Gryllidae)
    Hannah M Ter Hofstede
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, Canada
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:769-76. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Release from bats: genetic distance and sensoribehavioural regression in the Pacific field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd N, Mississauga, ON, L5L 1C6, Canada
    Naturwissenschaften 97:53-61. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Surviving cave bats: auditory and behavioural defences in the Australian noctuid moth, Speiredonia spectans
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto, 3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    J Exp Biol 211:3808-15. 2008
  5. pmc Nocturnal activity positively correlated with auditory sensitivity in noctuoid moths
    Hannah M Ter Hofstede
    Biology Department, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Lett 4:262-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Auditory sensitivity and ecological relevance: the functional audiogram as modelled by the bat detecting moth ear
    Matthew E Jackson
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd, Mississauga, ON, L5L 1C6, Canada
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 196:453-62. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Acoustic feature recognition in the dogbane tiger moth, Cycnia tenera
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Canada, L5L 1C6
    J Exp Biol 210:2481-8. 2007
  8. pmc Neural evolution in the bat-free habitat of Tahiti: partial regression in an anti-predator auditory system
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    Biol Lett 3:26-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The adaptive function of tiger moth clicks against echolocating bats: an experimental and synthetic approach
    John M Ratcliffe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3G5, Canada
    J Exp Biol 208:4689-98. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Sensory ecology of predator-prey interactions: responses of the AN2 interneuron in the field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus to the echolocation calls of sympatric bats
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191:605-18. 2005

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Ignoring the irrelevant: auditory tolerance of audible but innocuous sounds in the bat-detecting ears of moths
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Canada
    Naturwissenschaften 95:241-5. 2008
    ..Our study describes the first field observation of an eared insect ignoring audible but innocuous sounds...
  2. doi request reprint Gleaning bat echolocation calls do not elicit antipredator behaviour in the Pacific field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus (Orthoptera: Gryllidae)
    Hannah M Ter Hofstede
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, ON, Canada
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:769-76. 2009
    ..AN2 appears to elicit antipredator behaviour only in flight, and we discuss possible reasons for this context-dependent function...
  3. doi request reprint Release from bats: genetic distance and sensoribehavioural regression in the Pacific field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd N, Mississauga, ON, L5L 1C6, Canada
    Naturwissenschaften 97:53-61. 2010
    ..This study represents the first examination of natural evolutionary regression in the neural basis of a behaviour along a selection gradient within a single species...
  4. doi request reprint Surviving cave bats: auditory and behavioural defences in the Australian noctuid moth, Speiredonia spectans
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto, 3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    J Exp Biol 211:3808-15. 2008
    ..We suggest that this auditory constraint, in addition to the greater flight manoeuvrability of H. ater, renders S. spectans vulnerable to predation by this bat to the point of excluding the moth from day roosts where the bat occurs...
  5. pmc Nocturnal activity positively correlated with auditory sensitivity in noctuoid moths
    Hannah M Ter Hofstede
    Biology Department, University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Lett 4:262-5. 2008
    ..We suggest that species-specific differences in the detection of predator cues are important but often overlooked factors in the evolution and maintenance of antipredator behaviour...
  6. doi request reprint Auditory sensitivity and ecological relevance: the functional audiogram as modelled by the bat detecting moth ear
    Matthew E Jackson
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Rd, Mississauga, ON, L5L 1C6, Canada
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 196:453-62. 2010
    ..Finally, we make predictions on the distance from bats at which notodontid moths use negative phonotaxis or the acoustic startle response...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acoustic feature recognition in the dogbane tiger moth, Cycnia tenera
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Canada, L5L 1C6
    J Exp Biol 210:2481-8. 2007
    ..tenera identifies an attacking bat by recognizing the pulse period of its echolocation calls but that this feature recognition is influenced by acoustic power and can be overridden by unnaturally intense sounds...
  8. pmc Neural evolution in the bat-free habitat of Tahiti: partial regression in an anti-predator auditory system
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    Biol Lett 3:26-8. 2007
    ..This partial neural regression suggests that the evolutionary disappearance of the ASR in these insects is incomplete and that sensoribehavioural integration decays gradually following the removal of stabilizing selective forces...
  9. ncbi request reprint The adaptive function of tiger moth clicks against echolocating bats: an experimental and synthetic approach
    John M Ratcliffe
    Department of Zoology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3G5, Canada
    J Exp Biol 208:4689-98. 2005
    ..We suggest these signals are specialized for an aerial context...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sensory ecology of predator-prey interactions: responses of the AN2 interneuron in the field cricket, Teleogryllus oceanicus to the echolocation calls of sympatric bats
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5L 1C6
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 191:605-18. 2005
    ..The short calls of N. geoffroyi produced during gleaning attacks may reduce this species' acoustic conspicuousness to this cricket...
  11. doi request reprint The neuroethology of song cessation in response to gleaning bat calls in two species of katydids, Neoconocephalus ensiger and Amblycorypha oblongifolia
    Hannah M Ter Hofstede
    Biology Department, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Biol 211:2431-41. 2008
    ..We suggest that the T-cell has divergent functions within the Tettigoniidae, including predator and mate detection, and the function could be context dependent in some species...
  12. ncbi request reprint Auditory encoding during the last moment of a moth's life
    James H Fullard
    Department of Biology, Erindale College, University of Toronto, 3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga, Ontario Canada L5L 1C6
    J Exp Biol 206:281-94. 2003
    ..Although the role of less sensitive A2 cell remains uncertain in the evasive flight responses of moths it may act as a trigger in eliciting sound production, a close-range anti-bat behaviour in the tiger moth, Cycnia tenera...
  13. ncbi request reprint Extraordinary flux in sex ratio
    Sylvain Charlat
    Department of Biology, University College London, 4 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HE, UK
    Science 317:214. 2007
    ..We show that in the butterfly Hypolimnas bolina the suppression of sex biases occurs extremely fast, with a switch from a 100:1 population sex ratio to 1:1 occurring in fewer than 10 generations...