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bi·o·a·cous·tics

(bī'ō-ă-kūs'tiks),
The science dealing with the effects of sound fields or mechanical vibrations on living organisms.
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bioacoustics

(bī′ō-ə-ko͞o′stĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of sounds produced by and affecting living organisms, especially those sounds involved in communication.
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bioacoustics

The study of the production and reception of sounds by animals, and the physical and behavioural effects induced by sounds.
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bi·o·a·cous·tics

(bī'ō-ă-kūs'tiks)
The science dealing with the effects of sound or vibration on living organisms.
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A compact digital recording system for autonomous bioacoustic monitoring.
Due to the small number of specimens available for this study (four for each locality) and the lack of bioacoustic data, it is difficult to argue that the morphometric differences of the stridulatory file are sufficient to define two distinct species.
Below, we try to find the answer from a comparative analysis of bioacoustics and courtship behavior of Gomphocerinae.
The bioacoustic analyses and its relative figures were performed using Raven Pro 1.4 (Cornell Lab, 2011) software with sampling rate of 44.1 KHz and 16 bits of resolution, with FFT size of 512 points and Window type in Hanning for better spectrogram resolution.
"I want to help the rest of the world understand the urgency of protecting the Amazon rainforest and supporting conservation initiatives," says Andre, who is director of the university's bioacoustic applications laboratory.
The three bioacoustic monitoring sites were in different habitat types, adjacent to Craigieburn Grassland Nature Conservation Reserve, although none were within gazetted reserves.