first devised by Richard G. Morris, a British neuroscientist, in 1981 where animals are places in water which contains a maze, the only way to escape is to locate a hidden platform by using a variety of external cues. The test evaluates the animals spatial learning and memory skills.

MORRIS WATER MAZE: "The Morris water maze has been used in a variety of choice studies with small mammals such as mice."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "MORRIS WATER MAZE," in, April 7, 2013, (accessed October 22, 2021).