PMID: 13819089Dec 4, 1959

Parietal eye nerve in the fence lizard

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R M EAKIN, R C STEBBINS

Abstract

A nerve from the parietal eye of the western fence lizard, Sceloporus occidentalis, is described as leaving inconspicuously from the third-eye and extending caudally under the dura mater and then ventrally along the left anterolateral surface of the epiphysis to the habenular commissure of the brain. The existence of a parietal nerve must be considered in interpreting the effects of parietalectomy.

Citations

May 1, 1968·Vision Research·D I Hamasaki
Jan 1, 1974·Vision Research·J G Sivak
Oct 1, 1960·The Journal of Biophysical and Biochemical Cytology·R M EAKIN, J A WESTFALL
Jan 1, 1960·Zeitschrift für Zellforschung und mikroskopische Anatomie·D E KELLY, J C va de KAMER
Oct 16, 1992·Brain Research·A F Wiechmann, C R Wirsig-Wiechmann
Jan 1, 1987·Journal of Biological Rhythms·H Underwood, M Calaban
Nov 1, 1970·Thorax·M P WrightI K McMillan

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