Accession Number : AD0678607
Title : RETINAL FINE STRUCTURE AND VISUAL ORIENTATION.
Descriptive Note : Final research rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 67,
Corporate Author : YALE UNIV NEW HAVEN CONN
Personal Author(s) : Waterman,Talbot H.
Report Date : 01 OCT 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The primary objective of this research project was to determine the sensory mechanism which permits many animals including various kinds of arthropods and cephalopods to orient themselves to the e-vector of natural polarized light in the sky and under water. (Author)
Descriptors : (*ANIMALS, VISUAL PERCEPTION), LIGHT, RETINA, VISION, SENSITIVITY, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), CYTOLOGY, POLARIZATION, MEASUREMENT
Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE