Table 2.

Horizontal ommatidial row counts compared between experimental animals and final model of the eye

Total rowsRange±20 deg. rowsRangeN
MeasuredFrontal89.786–935655–573
Lateral73.665–7949.347–556
ModelFrontal7954
Lateral6952
  • Rows were counted as total number of horizontal rows along two vertical transects (lateral and frontal eye surface) and as number of rows between the pseudopupils at +20 deg. and –20 deg. of elevation. See Materials and methods