TITLE

Armed for light sensing

AUTHOR(S)
Sambles, Roy
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Nature;8/23/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6849, p763
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the discovery that a species of brittlestar, a group of marine invertebrates known as the Ophiocoma wendtii, possesses a microlens array. Composition of the external skeleton of the brittlestar; Comparison of the species with other types of brittlestars; Details on the construction and operation of the species' microlenses.
ACCESSION #
5152229

 

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