Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 12, pp 1371–1374

Cone mosaics in a teleost retina: Changes during light and dark adaptation

  • Yvette W. Kunz
Article

Summary

The square mosaic pattern of retinal cones in the guppy,Poecilia reticulata, changes during dark adaptation into a row mosaic. The functional significance of this change is discussed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yvette W. Kunz
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  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity CollegeDublin 4(Ireland)

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