Histioteuthis Photophore: Histological Section

Richard E. Young and Michael Vecchione
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Figure. Longitudinal histological section through a compound photophore of a histioteuthid. The mobile screen consists of a single chromatophore. In the living squid, the color filter appears bright red and the reflector as seen through the window looks blue.

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National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D. C. , USA

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