Auditory frequency (covering ~8-9 octaves)

Range ~40 Hz to ~20 kHz
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Ashmore J. Cochlear outer hair cell motility. Physiol Rev. 2008 Jan88(1):173-210. doi: 10.1152/physrev.00044.2006 p.174 right column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID18195086
Comments P.174 right column 2nd paragraph: "The human auditory frequency range covers about 8–9 octaves in a young healthy subject, from ∼40 Hz to nearly 20 kHz."
Entered by Uri M
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