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  • The black represents the cuticular product of the epidermal cells of the ocular area, taking the form either of))...,r,, f lens, cl, of crystalline body, cry, or of rhabdom, rhab; hy, hypodermis or epidermal cells; corn', laterallyplaced cells in the simpler stage, A, which like the nerve-end cells, vit' and ret', are corneagens or lens-producing; corn, specialized corneagen or lens-producing cells; vie, potential vitrella cells with cry', potential crystalline body now indistinguishable from retinula cells and rhabdomeres; vit, vitrella cell with cry, its contained cuticular product, the crystalline cone or body; ret', rhab', retinula cells and rhabdom of scorpion undifferentiated from adjacent cells, vit'; ret, retinula cell; rhab, rhabdom; nf, optic nerve-fibres.
  • Rhabdom of a retinula of the scorpion's central eye, showing its five constituent rhabdomeres as rays of a star.
  • B, Rhabdom of the same, consisting of five confluent rhabdomeres.
  • In the specialized ommatidia of the compound eyes of Crustacea and Hexapods the rhabdom is an important structure.'
 
 

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