Megan O'Connor

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Structure and optics of the eyes of the box jellyfish Chiropsella bronzie
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:557-69. 2009
  2. pmc Visual pigment in the lens eyes of the box jellyfish Chiropsella bronzie
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1843-8. 2010
  3. pmc Temporal properties of the lens eyes of the box jellyfish Tripedalia cystophora
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 196:213-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Structure and optics of the eyes of the box jellyfish Chiropsella bronzie
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:557-69. 2009
    ..Unlike the upper lens-eye lens of T.cystophora, the same eye in C.bronzie did not display any significant optical power...
  2. pmc Visual pigment in the lens eyes of the box jellyfish Chiropsella bronzie
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 277:1843-8. 2010
    ..Additionally, the visual pigment appears to undergo bleaching, similar to that of vertebrate visual pigments...
  3. pmc Temporal properties of the lens eyes of the box jellyfish Tripedalia cystophora
    Megan O'Connor
    Department of Cell and Organism Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 196:213-20. 2010
    ..The data collected in this study support the idea that the visual system of box jellyfish is a collection of special purpose eyes...