Spherical aberration of the fish lens: interspecies variation and age

@article{Kreuzer2004SphericalAO,
  title={Spherical aberration of the fish lens: interspecies variation and age},
  author={R. O. Kreuzer and Jacob Gershon Sivak},
  journal={Journal of Comparative Physiology A},
  year={2004},
  volume={154},
  pages={415-422}
}
Spherical aberration of the eyes of a spectrum of freshwater fishes was determined by photographing the refractive effects of excised crystalline lenses on multiple parallel split laser beams. In general, spherical aberration is minimized by the developmentally related variation in lens refractive index. However, spherical aberration is marked and non-monotonic in a non-visual species such as the bullhead. Furthermore, the size and variability of the aberration appears to be related to visual… CONTINUE READING

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