Luminescence in Mnemiopsis

  title={Luminescence in Mnemiopsis},
  author={A. R. Moore},
  journal={The Journal of General Physiology},
  pages={403 - 412}
  • A. R. Moore
  • Published in The Journal of general physiology
1. In the dark adapted Mnemiopsis, mechanical stimulation causes luminescence along the eight rows of paddle plates. The tactile receptors for this reaction lie only in the paddle plate rows, and are connected only longitudinally along these rows. 2. The tactile receptors for ciliary and muscular movement are distributed generally over the surface and are… CONTINUE READING