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The Resource Animal Eyes, Michael F. Land and Dan-Eric Nilsson

Animal Eyes, Michael F. Land and Dan-Eric Nilsson

Label
Animal Eyes
Title
Animal Eyes
Statement of responsibility
Michael F. Land and Dan-Eric Nilsson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text covers the way that all known types of eyes work, from their optics to the behaviour they guide. The ways that eyes sample the world in space and time are considered, and the evolutionary origins of eyes are discussed
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Land, Michael F
Dewey number
573.88
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
QL949 .L26 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nilsson, Dan-Eric
Series statement
Oxford animal biology series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vision
  • Eye
  • Light Signal Transduction
  • Ocular Physiological Phenomena
  • Sensation
  • Eukaryota
  • Face
  • Sense Organs
  • Organisms
  • Head
  • Signal Transduction
  • Anatomy
  • Nervous System Physiological Phenomena
  • Psychophysiology
  • Body Regions
  • Phenomena and Processes
  • Cell Physiological Phenomena
  • Psychological Phenomena and Processes
  • Biochemical Phenomena
  • Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena
  • Chemical Phenomena
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Vision, Ocular
  • Eye
  • Animals
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Eye
  • Vision
Label
Animal Eyes, Michael F. Land and Dan-Eric Nilsson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of vision -- Light and vision -- What makes a good eye? -- Aquatic eyes : the evolution of the lens -- Lens eyes on land -- Mirrors in animals -- Apposition compound eyes -- Superposition eyes -- Movements of the eyes
Control code
785196346
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 271 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191624230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
362521
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785196346
Label
Animal Eyes, Michael F. Land and Dan-Eric Nilsson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of vision -- Light and vision -- What makes a good eye? -- Aquatic eyes : the evolution of the lens -- Lens eyes on land -- Mirrors in animals -- Apposition compound eyes -- Superposition eyes -- Movements of the eyes
Control code
785196346
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 271 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191624230
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
362521
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785196346

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