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Title: The light responses of Tegula funebralis
Student Author(s): Kosin, Dorothea F.
Pages: 5
Location: Final Papers Biology 175H
Date: June 1963
Keywords: black turban snail
Abstract: Tegula funebralis is negatively phototactic. It becomes adapted to bright light, and loses its sensitivity temporarily. It has a general body sensitivity shown by a shadow reaction. Its eyes, simple lens ocelli, seem responsible for directional orientation to light. Without eyes its orientation is irregular.
Notes: Published 1964, Veliger 6 (suppl.):46-50