TITLE

The Fly with 100 Eyes

AUTHOR(S)
Jaroff, Leon
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);11/15/99, Issue 46, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions the eye structure of Xenos peckii flies. Neurobiological researchers reporting in a November 1999 issue of `Science' that the fly's 100 eyelets are really a complete eye with its own retina; Why the insect needs excellent vision.
ACCESSION #
2479679

 

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