Central and Peripheral Organization of Scorpion Locomotion

  • Thomas M. Root


Studies of invertebrate locomotion have recently become successful model approaches for the analysis of behavior because invertebrates offer the advantage of being relatively simple, and locomotion, although it is a complex behavior, is stereotyped and easily comparable among different animals.


Stance Phase Subesophageal Ganglion Elevator Muscle Cobalt Sulfide Fast Walking Speed 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas M. Root
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  1. 1.Biology DepartmentMiddlebury CollegeMiddleburyUSA

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