"Gymnotiformes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An order of neotropical electric fish found chiefly in the waters of South America. They continually emit weak electric discharges, which they use in object location and communication. A most popular species of research interest is the electric eel, ELECTROPHORUS electricus.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gymnotiformes" by people in Profiles.
Parallel processing of sensory input by bursts and isolated spikes. J Neurosci. 2004 May 05; 24(18):4351-62.
A dynamic dendritic refractory period regulates burst discharge in the electrosensory lobe of weakly electric fish. J Neurosci. 2003 Feb 15; 23(4):1524-34.