[Coral-List] scallop eyes

Douglas Fenner douglasfennertassi at gmail.com
Thu Nov 30 15:12:05 EST 2017

Hubble in a bubble: Scallop eyes act just like tiny telescopes.


Open-access.     Includes a wonderful little video.

Original article:

The image-forming mirror in the eye of the scallop.


Not open-access.  Note "See all authors and affiliations", look for
"corresponding author."

Coral reefs have scallops, often embedded in corals, some quite beautiful.

Cheers,  Doug

Douglas Fenner
Contractor for NOAA NMFS Protected Species, and consultant
PO Box 7390
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799  USA

New online open-access field guide to 300 coral species in Chagos, Indian

Saving corals from the effects of climate change.


Open access.  17 minutes long.

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