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. Additionally not all ocelli and ommatidia of invertebrates have simple photoreceptors; many, including...
- Arthropods use combinations of compound eyes and pigment-pit ocelli for vision. In most species the ocelli can only detect the direction from which light is coming...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- the crown jellyfish. Whereas some other jellyfish have simple pigment-cup ocelli, box jellyfish are unique in the possession of true eyes, complete with...
- 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...
- capsule bears most of the main sensory organs, including the antennae, ocelli, and the compound eyes. It also bears the mouthparts. In the adult insect...
- nectar. They have large compound eyes, and typically three simple eyes, ocelli. The forward margin of the hind wing bears a number of hooked bristles,...
- abdomen. Arachnids have two kinds of eyes: the lateral and median ocelli. The lateral ocelli evolved from compound eyes and may have a tapetum, which enhances...
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