Richard B. Forward, Professor  

Richard B. Forward

PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara
BS, Stanford University

Office Location: DUML
Office Phone: (252) 504-7610
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marine science

Research Categories: Behavior and physiology of marine animals during vertical and horizontal migrations. Marine crabs and fishes. Marine ecology.

Research Description:

Representative Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Cohen, J.H., T.W. Cronin, N. L. Lessios and R.B. Forward, Jr., Visual physiology underlying orientation and rhythmic behavior in the sand beach amphipod Talorchestia longicornis., Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 213 (2010), pp. 3843-3851 .
  2. Forward, R.B., Jr. and J. H. Cohen, Vertical migration of aquatic animals., in Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. Breed, M. D. and Moore, J., eds. Academic Press, Oxford, vol. 3 (2010), pp. 485-490 .
  3. Forward, R.B., Jr., E. Freeman, K. Gall, K. Saba., Seasonal changes in entrainment cues for the circadian rhythm of the supratidal amphipod Talorchestia longicornis., Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology, vol. 43 no. 305-319 (2010) .
  4. Walsh, M.E., M.H. Bourla, C. M. Sabella and R. B. Forward, Jr., Y-axis orientation in the supratidal amphipod Talorchestia longicornis (Say): Hierarchy of sun, beach slope and landmarks as orientation cues., Marine and Freshwater Behavior and Physiology, vol. 43 (2010), pp. 203-220 .

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