Cones in the retina of the Lemon Shark (Negaprion brevirostris)

S. H. Gruber, D. H. Hamasaki, C. D B Bridges

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Sections of the retinae from six Lemon Sharks, Negaprion brevirostris, have been examined. These show that the Lemon Shark retina contains rods and cones, the former preponderating in the ratio of about 12:1.

Original languageEnglish
JournalVision Research
Issue number9-10
StatePublished - Sep 1 1963


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Sensory Systems
  • Ophthalmology

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Gruber, S. H., Hamasaki, D. H., & Bridges, C. D. B. (1963). Cones in the retina of the Lemon Shark (Negaprion brevirostris). Vision Research, 3(9-10).