Animal Eyes

Animal Eyes

by Michael F. Land, Dan-Eric Nilsson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198509685

ISBN-13: 9780198509684

Pub. Date: 02/07/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This is a comprehensive account of all known types of animal eyes. Taking diversity of optical mechanisms as a framework, it also discusses aspects of structure and function of eyes, including visual ecology, design philosophy, properties of light critical to vision, factors in eye adaptation and capabilities of a wide variety of eye types.

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This is a comprehensive account of all known types of animal eyes. Taking diversity of optical mechanisms as a framework, it also discusses aspects of structure and function of eyes, including visual ecology, design philosophy, properties of light critical to vision, factors in eye adaptation and capabilities of a wide variety of eye types.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198509684
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/07/2002
Series:
Oxford Animal Biology Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 6.20(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The origin of vision

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