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Colour Vision : Random Retina of Butterflies Explained

Kelber, Almut LU (2016) In Current Biology 26(19). p.900-902
Abstract

Butterfly eyes are random mosaics built of three ommatidia types, each with a different set of photoreceptors and pigments. What defines the combined features in each ommatidium? A new study has solved the puzzle.

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Current Biology
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26
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900 - 902
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Elsevier
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0960-9822
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10.1016/j.cub.2016.08.018
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  abstract     = {<p>Butterfly eyes are random mosaics built of three ommatidia types, each with a different set of photoreceptors and pigments. What defines the combined features in each ommatidium? A new study has solved the puzzle.</p>},
  author       = {Kelber, Almut},
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  language     = {eng},
  month        = {10},
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  title        = {Colour Vision : Random Retina of Butterflies Explained},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.08.018},
  volume       = {26},
  year         = {2016},
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