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Interaction of the movements of the two eyecups in the crab Carcinus

Barnes, W. J. P.; Horridge, George Adrian


Summary 1. The movements of the two eyecups of the crab, Carcinus, have been recorded simultaneously during optokinetic responses. 2. Experiments in which the eyes view different visual stimuli reveal that, at the start of a response, the eyecups have a considerable degree of independence and can even move in opposite directions. As the response progresses, interaction between the eyes increases, until the eyecups move at similar velocities in the direction of the slower of the two visual...[Show more]

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Date published: 1969
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Experimental Biology
Access Rights: Open Access


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