Chapter 13. The Development of Neuronal Connection Patterns in the Visual Systems of Insects

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. John Rivers
  1. I. A. Meinertzhagen

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

How to Cite

Meinertzhagen, I. A. (1975) The Development of Neuronal Connection Patterns in the Visual Systems of Insects, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning (eds R. Porter and J. Rivers), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch13

Author Information

  1. The Biological Laboratories, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1975

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940328

Online ISBN: 9780470720110

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Keywords:

  • neuronal connection;
  • insects;
  • mitoses;
  • optic neuropiles;
  • retinula cells

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Patterns in the Retina

  • Development of the Retina

  • Axon Projection Patterns Between the Retina and First Two Optic Neuropiles

  • Proliferation of Optic Anlagen

  • Differentiation of Lamina Ganglion Cells

  • Patterns of Fibre Growth

  • Growth of Individual Axon Bundles

  • Establishment of Retinotopic Pattern Between Axon Bundles

  • The Formation of Connections Within the Lamina

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References