Richard B. Forward, Professor Emeritus of Zoology  

Richard B. Forward

Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara, 1969
B.A., Stanford University, 1965
BS, Stanford University

Office Location: 135 Duke Marine Lab Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516
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. JH Cohen, TW Cronin, N Lessios and RB Forward, Visual physiology underlying orientation and diel behavior in the sand beach amphipod Talorchestia longicornis., J Exp Biol, vol. 213 no. Pt 22 (November, 2010), pp. 3843-3851 [21037063], [doi]  [abs].
  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. RB Forward, E Freeman, K Gall and 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), pp. 305-319 [doi]  [abs].
  4. ME Walsh, MH Bourla, CM Sabella and RB 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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