Multiple extraocular photoreceptive areas on genitalia of butterfly Papilio xuthus


Extraocular photoreception has been reported in several orders of insects, and direct photoreception by the central nervous system (CNS) has been shown to be related to the circadian clock in many cases1. For example, CNS photoreceptors have been found in the brain and the last abdominal ganglion of the cockroach, Periplaneta americana, and in the brain of… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/288700a0


Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Blog articles referencing this paper

Slides referencing similar topics