FIGURE 8.2. A human equipped with compound eyes, scaled to the size necessary to achieve a visual resolution matching that of single-lens eyes.

FIGURE 8.2

A human equipped with compound eyes, scaled to the size necessary to achieve a visual resolution matching that of single-lens eyes. (With kind permission of Springer Science+Business Media and the author, from: Kirschfeld, K., The resolution of lens and compound eyes, In Neural Principles in Vision, eds. Zettler, F., Weiler, R., 1976, pp. 354–70, Figure 7c.)

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