David D Yager

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral response to ultrasound by the tiger beetle Cicindela marutha dow combines aerodynamic changes and sound production
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742 4411, USA
    J Exp Biol 200:649-59. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Structure, development, and evolution of insect auditory systems
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Microsc Res Tech 47:380-400. 1999
  3. pmc Behavioral responses of big brown bats to dives by praying mantises
    Kaushik Ghose
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:693-703. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Predator detection and evasion by flying insects
    David D Yager
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, United States
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 22:201-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Timing of praying mantis evasive responses during simulated bat attack sequences
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 208:1867-76. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Implanted electrode recordings from a praying mantis auditory interneuron during flying bat attacks
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 4411, USA
    J Exp Biol 205:307-20. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Cockroach homologs of praying mantis peripheral auditory system components
    David D Yager
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Morphol 265:120-39. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Wind generated by an attacking bat: anemometric measurements and detection by the praying mantis cercal system
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:1430-40. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Serially homologous ears perform frequency range fractionation in the praying mantis, Creobroter (Mantodea, Hymenopodidae)
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Comp Physiol A 178:463-75. 1996
  10. doi request reprint Free-flight encounters between praying mantids (Parasphendale agrionina) and bats (Eptesicus fuscus)
    J D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:555-62. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavioral response to ultrasound by the tiger beetle Cicindela marutha dow combines aerodynamic changes and sound production
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742 4411, USA
    J Exp Biol 200:649-59. 1997
    ..The combination of aerodynamic components and arctiid-month-like clicking may provide these insects with a powerful defense against attack by echolocating bats...
  2. ncbi request reprint Structure, development, and evolution of insect auditory systems
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Microsc Res Tech 47:380-400. 1999
    ..This suggests that the many appearances of hearing could arise from changes in a small number of developmental modules. The nature of those developmental changes that lead to a functional insect ear is not yet known...
  3. pmc Behavioral responses of big brown bats to dives by praying mantises
    Kaushik Ghose
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:693-703. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Predator detection and evasion by flying insects
    David D Yager
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, United States
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 22:201-7. 2012
    ..However, brain processing of ultrasonic stimuli to yield adaptive prey behaviors remains largely unstudied, so possible mechanisms are not known...
  5. ncbi request reprint Timing of praying mantis evasive responses during simulated bat attack sequences
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 208:1867-76. 2005
    ..Based on these findings, mantids as well as other insects could benefit from having a back-up defense response to offset any advantage the bat gains by rapidly switching from low to high PRRs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Implanted electrode recordings from a praying mantis auditory interneuron during flying bat attacks
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 4411, USA
    J Exp Biol 205:307-20. 2002
    ..However, cessation of 501-T3 activity may allow a true 'last-chance' response to be mediated by other neural systems...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cockroach homologs of praying mantis peripheral auditory system components
    David D Yager
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Morphol 265:120-39. 2005
    ..Isolation from leg movement dictates the position of the mantis ear in the midline and the rigid frame, formed by the cuticular knobs, which protects the chordotonal organs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Wind generated by an attacking bat: anemometric measurements and detection by the praying mantis cercal system
    Jeffrey D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:1430-40. 2006
    ..Although it probably would not have time for a full response that completely evades the bat, even a partial response might alter the mantid's trajectory enough to cause the bat to mishandle the insect, allowing it to escape...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serially homologous ears perform frequency range fractionation in the praying mantis, Creobroter (Mantodea, Hymenopodidae)
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Comp Physiol A 178:463-75. 1996
    ..Ultrasound triggers a set of behaviors in flying hymenopodid mantises much like those in other mantises, but the behavioral significance of low frequency hearing in these animals is still unknown...
  10. doi request reprint Free-flight encounters between praying mantids (Parasphendale agrionina) and bats (Eptesicus fuscus)
    J D Triblehorn
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:555-62. 2008
    ..It is an interesting observation that warrants further investigation, however, especially since these dropped mantids always survived the encounter...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characterization of auditory afferents in the tiger beetle, Cicindela marutha Dow
    D D Yager
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742 4411, USA
    J Comp Physiol A 176:587-99. 1995
    ..The neural precursor of the tympanal organs in both animals is likely the pleural chordotonal organ of the first abdominal segment...