Accession Number : AD0623805

Title :   INFORMATION PROCESSES IN BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MAX-PLANCK-INSTITUT FUR BIOLOGIE TUBINGEN (GERMANY)

Personal Author(s) : Reichardt,W. E.

Report Date : 31 MAR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Contents: Anatomically and physiologically determined visual fields of ommatidia in the complex eye of the fly Musca; Optical transfer properties of the compound eyes in Drosophila; Motion perception of the fruitfly Drosophila; Human pupillary light reflex to sinusoidally changing brightness densities; Mechanoreceptors in the cuticle of the honey bee.

Descriptors :   (*ARTHROPODA, VISION), (*VISION, ARTHROPODA), EYE, MUSCA, DROSOPHILA, HYMENOPTERA, HUMANS, VISUAL PERCEPTION, MUTATIONS, REFLEXES, MOTION, LIGHT, BRIGHTNESS, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), CONTRACTION, STIMULATION(PHYSIOLOGY), NERVE CELLS, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE