Sleep Ecophysiology: Integrating Neuroscience and Ecology

Access this article on Visit ScienceDirect to see if you have access via your institution. To use the Enhanced view of this article, please enable JavaScript on in your browser and refresh the page. Online Now Article Opinion Sleep Ecophysiology: Integrating Neuroscience and Ecology Publication stage: In Press Corrected Proof Publication History Published Online: June 01, 2016 Published Online: June 01, 2016 © 2016 Elsevier Ltd. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. enhancedReview Glossary Arousal thresholdthe level or intensity of stimulus required to awaken a sleeping animal.Cognitionneurological processes involved with the acquisition and integration of new information that affects future behavioral responses.Electroencephalogram (EEG)used to measure electrical (voltage) activity in the brain; commonly used to measure sleep in birds and mammals.Electromyogram (EMG)used to measure the electrical activity of skeletal muscles,…


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