Definition of Ocelli. Meaning of Ocelli. Synonyms of Ocelli

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Definition of Ocelli

Ocelli
Ocellus O*cel"lus, n.; pl. Ocelli. [L., dim. of oculus an eye.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A little eye; a minute simple eye found in many invertebrates. (b) An eyelike spot of color, as those on the tail of the peacock.

Meaning of Ocelli from wikipedia

- vertebrate camera eye from the simple stemma or ommatidium. However, not all ocelli and ommatidia of invertebrates have simple photoreceptors; many, including...
- Adnan Ocelli (born 6 August 1963) is an Albanian retired international football player, used mostly as a left defender. He grew up at the KF Partizani...
- least one of two types of eye: lateral compound eyes, and smaller median ocelli, which are simple eyes. When both are present, the two eye types are used...
- feathers are much shorter than those of the Indian and green species, and the ocelli are much less pronounced. Females of the Indian and African species are...
- on various combinations of compound eyes and pigment-pit ocelli: in most species the ocelli can only detect the direction from which light is coming,...
- species of centipedes lack eyes, but some possess a variable number of ocelli, which are sometimes clustered together to form true compound eyes. However...
- pseudofaceted eyes. This type of eye consists of a cluster of numerous ocelli on each side of the head, organised in a way that resembles a true compound...
- darkly coloured with yellow-ringed spots or ocelli on the caudal peduncle and on the dorsal fin. These ocelli have been suggested to function to limit fin-nipping...
- orange and its antennae are brown with a yellow-orange base. Its eyes and ocelli are dark brown to black. V. mandarinia is distinguished from other hornets...
- protrude between the eyes or in front of them. They also have three small ocelli located on the top of the head in a triangle between the two large eyes;...
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