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* Please cite ETHOM as:

Shih, H.-T. & H.-K. Mok, 2000. ETHOM: event-recording computer software for the study of animal behavior. Acta Zoologica Taiwanica 11(1): 47-61.    PDF

papers which have used ETHOM  for behavioral studies:

  1. Angilletta MJ, Wilson RS, Niehaus AC, Sears MW, Navas CA, et al. (2007) Urban physiology: city ants possess high heat tolerance. PLoS ONE 2(2): e258.

  2. Arnold SE, Chittka L (2012) Illumination preference, illumination constancy and colour discrimination by bumblebees in an environment with patchy light. J. Exp. Biol. 215: 2173-2180.

  3. Boyles JG, Aubrey DP, Hickman CR, Murray KL, Timpone JC, Ops CH (2009) Variation in physiological response of red imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta) to small-scale thermal heterogeneity. J. Therm. Biol. 34: 81-84.

  4. Carter AJ, Wilson RS (2006) Improving sneaky-sex in a low oxygen environment: reproductive and physiological responses of male mosquito fish to chronic hypoxia. J. Exp. Biol. 209: 4878-4884.

  5. Condon CH, Chenoweth SF, Wilson RS (2010) Zebrafish take their cue from temperature but not photoperiod for the seasonal plasticity of thermal performance. J. Exp. Biol. 213: 3705-3709.

  6. Hancox D, Hoskin CJ, Wilson RS (2010) Evening up the score: sexual selection favours both alternatives in the colour-polymorphic ornate rainbowfish. Anim. Beh. 80: 845-851.

  7. Huang CH, Kuo MT, Lai WS (2011) Characterization of behavioural responses in different test contexts after a single social defeat in male golden hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus). Beh. Process. 86(1): 94-101.

  8. Ji YW, Hou C, Li, XH (2008) Studies on repertoire of grooming behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Shanxi Agric. Univ. (Nat. Sci. Edi.) 28(1): 17-20. (in Chinese)
    [冀雁蔚, 郝赤, 李曉紅 (2008) 黃猩猩果蠅梳理行為目錄的建立。山西農業大學學報 (自然科學版) 28(1): 17-20)]

  9. Kasahara M, Groenink L, Kas MJH, Bijlsma, EY, Olivier B, Sarnyai Z (2011) Influence of transgenic corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) over-expression on social recognition memory in mice. Beh. Brain. Res. 218(2): 357-362.

  10. Li CL, Jiang ZG, Li LL, Li ZQ, Fang HX, Li CW, Beauchamp G (2012) Effects of reproductive status, social rank, sex and group size on vigilance paterns in Przewalski's gazelle. PLoS One 7(2): e32607.

  11. Lihoreau M, Chittka L, Raine NE (2010) Travel optimization by foraging bumblebees through readjustments of traplines after discovery of new feeding locations. Amer. Nat. 176(6): 744-757.

  12. Marino MD, Bourd´elat-Parks BN, Liles LC, Weinshenker D (2005). Genetic reduction of noradrenergic function alters social memory and reduces aggression in mice. Beh. Brain Res. 161: 197-203.

  13. Molet M, Chittka L & Raine NE (2009) Potential application of the bumblebee foraging recruitment pheromone for commercial greenhouse pollination. Apidologie 40(6): 608-616.

  14. Niehaus AC, Wilson RS, Storm JJ, Angilletta MJJ (2012) Fall field crickets did not acclimate to simulated seasonal changes in temperature. J. Comp. Physiol. B. 182: 199-207.

  15. Qiang ZY, Li SC (2007) Study on the spiders prey behavior. J. Shanxi Agric. Sci. 35(12): 37-39. (in Chinese)
    [強兆雨, 李生才 (2007) 蜘蛛捕食行為的研究。山西農業科學 35(12): 37-39]

  16. Schuler MS, Cooper BS, Storm JJ, Sears MW, Angilletta JMJ (2011) Isopods failed to acclimate their thermal sensitivity of locomotor performance during predictable or stochastic cooling. PLoSONE 6(6): e20905.

  17. Wei ZM, Ding MY, Gu W, Huang Y, Li SB (2006) Study on grooming behavior ethogram and behavior sequence in fruitfly Drosophila melanogaster. J. Xi'an Jiaotong Univ. (Med. Sci.) 27(1): 23-26. (in Chinese)
    [魏朝明, 丁明豔, 顧蔚, 黃原, 李生斌 (2006) 黑腹果蠅梳理行為譜及行為序列研究。西安交通大學學報 (醫學版) 27(1): 23-26]

  18. Wilson RS (2005) Temperature influences the coercive mating and swimming performance of male eastern mosquitofish. Anim. Beh. 70: 1387-1394.

  19. Wilson RS, Condon CHL & Johnston IA (2007) Consequences of thermal acclimation for the mating behaviour and swimming performance of female mosquito fish. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 362: 2131–2139.

  20. Wilson RS, Hammill E & Johnston IA (2007) Competition moderates the benefits of thermal acclimation to reproductive performance in male eastern mosquitofish. Proc. R. Soc. B 274, 1199–1204.

  21. Wu WL, Wang CH, Huang EYK & Chen CC (2009) (Asic3(-/-) Female mice with hearing deficit affects social development of pups. PLOS One 4(7): e6508.

  22. Wu WL, Lin YW, Min MY, Chen CC (2010) Mice lacking Asic3 show reduced anxiety-like behavior on the elevated plus maze and reduced aggression. Genes Brain Behav. 9: 603-614.

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