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    • Pushing the limits of photoreception in twilight conditions : the rod-like cone retina of the deep-sea pearlsides 

      de Busserolles Fanny; Cortesi Fabio; Vidar Helvik Jon; Davies Wayne I L; Templin Rachel M; Sullivan Robert K P; Michell Craig T; Mountford Jessica K; Collin Shaun P; Irigoien Xabier; Kaartvedt Stein; Marshall Justin (American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2017)
      Most vertebrates have a duplex retina comprising two photoreceptor types, rods for dim-light (scotopic) vision and cones for bright-light (photopic) and color vision. However, deep-sea fishes are only active in dim-light ...