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Magnetoreception in the Retina of the Domestic Pigeon Columbia livia: a Retinographic Search

  • A. Yu. Rotov
  • R. V. Cherbunin
  • K. V. Kavokin
  • N. S. Chernetsov
  • M. L. Firsov
  • L. A. Astakhova
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Yu. Rotov
    • 1
  • R. V. Cherbunin
    • 1
    • 2
  • K. V. Kavokin
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • N. S. Chernetsov
    • 1
    • 2
    • 4
  • M. L. Firsov
    • 1
  • L. A. Astakhova
    • 1
  1. 1.Sechenov Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and BiochemistryRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.St. Petersburg State UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia
  3. 3.Ioffe Physical Technical InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia
  4. 4.Zoological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia

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