The Resource Eyes to see : the astonishing variety of vision in nature, Michael Land

Eyes to see : the astonishing variety of vision in nature, Michael Land

Label
Eyes to see : the astonishing variety of vision in nature
Title
Eyes to see
Title remainder
the astonishing variety of vision in nature
Statement of responsibility
Michael Land
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The spectacular capacity to see the world around them has evolved in many different ways among animals. From scallops and jumping spiders to humans, Michael Land explores the extraordinary variety of eyes in nature, how they work, and how they enable their bearers to survive
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Land, Michael F
Dewey number
573.8/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL949
LC item number
.L35 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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EBSCOhost
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  • Eye
  • Vision
Label
Eyes to see : the astonishing variety of vision in nature, Michael Land
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1931166
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Eyestosee: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Plates; 1: EARLY EYES; The Evolutionary History of Eyes; The First Receptors; The First Eyes; Early Vision; 2: COMPOUND EYES AND INSECT VISION; Special Zones in Insect Eyes; The Pseudopupil; Superposition Eyes of Beetles; Moths and Butterflies; 3: VISION IN THE OCEAN; Eyes; Shrimp and Mirrors; Biological Mirrors; 4: ESTABLISHING IDENTITY; The Problem of Recognition; Fiddler Crab Solutions to Recognition; Jumping Spiders: Different Eyes for Different Tasks; The Hybrid Eyes of Mantis Shrimps
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191064852
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40028742787
Label
Eyes to see : the astonishing variety of vision in nature, Michael Land
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1931166
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Eyestosee: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Plates; 1: EARLY EYES; The Evolutionary History of Eyes; The First Receptors; The First Eyes; Early Vision; 2: COMPOUND EYES AND INSECT VISION; Special Zones in Insect Eyes; The Pseudopupil; Superposition Eyes of Beetles; Moths and Butterflies; 3: VISION IN THE OCEAN; Eyes; Shrimp and Mirrors; Biological Mirrors; 4: ESTABLISHING IDENTITY; The Problem of Recognition; Fiddler Crab Solutions to Recognition; Jumping Spiders: Different Eyes for Different Tasks; The Hybrid Eyes of Mantis Shrimps
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191064852
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(NhCcYBP)40028742787

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