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Best Vision Zones in the Retinae of Some Cetaceans

  • Alla Mass
  • Alexander Supin
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 196)

Abstract

Organization of the visual system in Cetacea still remains unclear in many respects. Of special interest are data on ganglion cell distribution in the retina. It is related closely with visual acuity (Van Buren, 1963; Frisen and Frisen, 1976).

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Visual Acuity Ganglion Cell Bottlenose Dolphin Harbor Porpoise Density Zone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alla Mass
    • 1
  • Alexander Supin
    • 1
  1. 1.Severtsov Institute of Evolutionary Morphology and Ecology of AnimalsUSSR Academy of SciencesMoscowUSSR

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