in A Dictionary of Zoology
January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 36 words.
In an ommatidium, a long neuron surrounded by secondary pigment cells and containing a specialized region known as a
in Annals of the Entomological Society of America
January 1998; p ublished online October 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.
The morphology of the compound eye of the lacewing Mallada basalis (Walker) was investigated by scanning and transmission electron microscopy. The optical superposition eye is composed of...
Eye ultrastructure in the pollen-feeding beetle, Xanthochroa luteipennis (Coleoptera: Cucujiformia: Oedemeridae)
January 2007; p ublished online December 2006 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 6440 words.
The pollen-consuming beetle Xanthochroa luteipennis, which belongs to the family Oedemeridae, possesses a nearly spherical eye of ∼400 µm in diameter. The eye contains 750–800, mostly...
in Cephalopod Neurobiology
April 1995; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Neuroscience. 3547 words.
In this chapter, molecular aspects of squid rhodopsin structure and function are reviewed, and some new results on its purification and reconstitution into phospholipid membranes are...