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Principles in the Organization of Invertebrate Sensory Systems

Handbook of Physiology, The Nervous System, Cellular Biology of Neurons

  1. C. A. G. Wiersma,
  2. Joan L. M. Roach

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp010128

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Wiersma, C. A. G. and Roach, J. L. M. 2011. Principles in the Organization of Invertebrate Sensory Systems. Comprehensive Physiology. 1089–1135.

Author Information

  1. Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Classification of Interneurons
  • 2
    Integration in the Absence of Interneurons
  • 3
    Thermoreception and Chemoreception
  • 4
    Mechanoreception
    • 4.1
      Arthropods
    • 4.2
      Annelids
    • 4.3
      Molluscs
    • 4.4
      Interneurons of Axial Nerve Cord Responsive to Touch in Octopus Arm Arranged According to Field Size
    • 4.5
      Gravity Reception
    • 4.6
      Summary of Mechanoreceptor Mechanisms
  • 5
    Vibration Sense and Hearing
    • 5.1
      Acrididae
    • 5.2
      Tettigoniidae and Gryllidae
    • 5.3
      Lepidoptera
    • 5.4
      Summary of Vibration Sense and Hearing
  • 6
    Photoreception
    • 6.1
      Molluscs
    • 6.2
      Arthropods
  • 7
    Vision
    • 7.1
      Crustacean Compound Eyes
    • 7.2
      Insect Compound Eyes
  • 8
    General Conclusions