The superposition eye of Cloeon dipterum: The organization of the lamina ganglionaris

Abstract

The lamina ganglionaris of the superposition eye of Cloeon dipterum is composed of separate optic cartridges arranged in a hexagonal pattern. Each optic cartridge consists of one central, radially branched monopolar cell (Li) surrounded by a crown of seven retinula cell terminals and two more unilaterally branched monopolar cells (La1/La2) situated close… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00221115

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