J Shand

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Optics of the developing fish eye: comparisons of Matthiessen's ratio and the focal length of the lens in the black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae, Teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Vision Res 39:1071-8. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Ontogenetic changes in the retinal photoreceptor mosaic in a fish, the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia 6907, Australia
    J Comp Neurol 412:203-17. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Variability in the location of the retinal ganglion cell area centralis is correlated with ontogenetic changes in feeding behavior in the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae, teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Brain Behav Evol 55:176-90. 2000
  4. pmc The relationship between the position of the retinal area centralis and feeding behaviour in juvenile black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae: Teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 355:1183-6. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Retinal development of West Australian dhufish, Glaucosoma hebraicum
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Vis Neurosci 18:711-24. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental changes in the cone visual pigments of black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri
    Julia Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Biol 205:3661-7. 2002
  7. doi request reprint The influence of ontogeny and light environment on the expression of visual pigment opsins in the retina of the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri
    Julia Shand
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Biol 211:1495-503. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Trichromacy in Australian marsupials
    Catherine A Arrese
    Department of Zoology WAIMR, University of Western Australia, WA 6009, Crawley, Australia
    Curr Biol 12:657-60. 2002
  9. pmc Cone topography and spectral sensitivity in two potentially trichromatic marsupials, the quokka (Setonix brachyurus) and quenda (Isoodon obesulus)
    Catherine A Arrese
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 272:791-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Topographies of retinal cone photoreceptors in two Australian marsupials
    C A Arrese
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley 6009, Australia
    Vis Neurosci 20:307-11. 2003

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Optics of the developing fish eye: comparisons of Matthiessen's ratio and the focal length of the lens in the black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae, Teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Vision Res 39:1071-8. 1999
    ..Combined with differences in axial length, this provides a means for larval fish to focus images from different distances prior to the ability to accommodate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ontogenetic changes in the retinal photoreceptor mosaic in a fish, the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia 6907, Australia
    J Comp Neurol 412:203-17. 1999
    ..These results demonstrate that an established photoreceptor mosaic of rows of single cones can be reorganised to form a regular square mosaic composed of single and double cones...
  3. ncbi request reprint Variability in the location of the retinal ganglion cell area centralis is correlated with ontogenetic changes in feeding behavior in the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae, teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Brain Behav Evol 55:176-90. 2000
    ....
  4. pmc The relationship between the position of the retinal area centralis and feeding behaviour in juvenile black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri (Sparidae: Teleostei)
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 355:1183-6. 2000
    ..The AC of a fish (51 mm SL) preferentially taking food from the substrate was located in a dorsal position...
  5. ncbi request reprint Retinal development of West Australian dhufish, Glaucosoma hebraicum
    J Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Vis Neurosci 18:711-24. 2001
    ..The results imply that the larvae and juveniles are adapted for survival in coastal waters and may be active in relatively low light levels from early stages of development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Developmental changes in the cone visual pigments of black bream Acanthopagrus butcheri
    Julia Shand
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Biol 205:3661-7. 2002
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The influence of ontogeny and light environment on the expression of visual pigment opsins in the retina of the black bream, Acanthopagrus butcheri
    Julia Shand
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Biol 211:1495-503. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Trichromacy in Australian marsupials
    Catherine A Arrese
    Department of Zoology WAIMR, University of Western Australia, WA 6009, Crawley, Australia
    Curr Biol 12:657-60. 2002
    ..It is the first evidence for the basis of trichromatic color vision in mammals other than primates. We suggest that Australian marsupials have retained an ancestral visual pigment that has been lost from placental mammals...
  9. pmc Cone topography and spectral sensitivity in two potentially trichromatic marsupials, the quokka (Setonix brachyurus) and quenda (Isoodon obesulus)
    Catherine A Arrese
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 272:791-6. 2005
    ..The presence of three cone types, along with previous findings in the fat-tailed dunnart and honey possum, suggests that three spectrally distinct cone types are a feature spanning the marsupials...
  10. ncbi request reprint Topographies of retinal cone photoreceptors in two Australian marsupials
    C A Arrese
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley 6009, Australia
    Vis Neurosci 20:307-11. 2003
    ..A low number of cones remained unlabeled when the antisera were combined revealing further minority cone population(s). We discuss cone distributions in relation to visual capabilities and requirements of the species...
  11. ncbi request reprint Retinal characteristics of the ornate dragon lizard, Ctenophorus ornatus
    Helen R Barbour
    Department of Zoology, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    J Comp Neurol 450:334-44. 2002
    ..The presence of a fovea containing slender cone photoreceptors and three visual pigments suggests that the lizard has high acuity and the potential for color vision...
  12. ncbi request reprint The rod opsin pigments from two marsupial species, the South American bare-tailed woolly opossum and the Australian fat-tailed dunnart
    David M Hunt
    Division of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, Bath Street, EC1V 9EL, London, UK
    Gene 323:157-62. 2003
    ..From microspectrophotometric measurements, the pigments in the two species show an 8 nm difference in peak absorbance; the molecular basis for this spectral shift is discussed and two candidate substitutions are identified...
  13. pmc Isolation and characterization of melanopsin (Opn4) from the Australian marsupial Sminthopsis crassicaudata (fat-tailed dunnart)
    Susana S Pires
    Circadian and Visual Neuroscience, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7BN, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2791-9. 2007
    ..This approach reveals that the two marsupials show a higher sequence identity than that seen between rodents and primates, despite separating at approximately the same point in time, some 65-85 Myr ago...
  14. ncbi request reprint Morphology and spectral absorption characteristics of retinal photoreceptors in the southern hemisphere lamprey (Geotria australis)
    Shaun P Collin
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane 4072, Queensland, Australia
    Vis Neurosci 20:119-30. 2003
    ..The functional significance of the unique visual system of Geotria is discussed in relation to its life cycle and the potential for color vision...
  15. ncbi request reprint Vision in the southern hemisphere lamprey Mordacia mordax: spatial distribution, spectral absorption characteristics, and optical sensitivity of a single class of retinal photoreceptor
    Shaun P Collin
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Vis Neurosci 21:765-73. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Spectral sensitivities of the seahorses Hippocampus subelongatus and Hippocampus barbouri and the pipefish Stigmatopora argus
    Virginia Mosk
    School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Western Australia
    Vis Neurosci 24:345-54. 2007
    ..The influence of the specialized feeding regime of the syngnathids is discussed in relation to our findings that ultra-violet sensitivity is apparently not necessary for zooplanktivory in certain habitats...