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Descriptor English: Compound Eye, Arthropod
Descriptor Spanish: Ojo Compuesto de los Artrópodos
Descriptor Portuguese: Olho Composto de Artrópodes
Descriptor French: Yeux composés des arthropodes
Entry term(s): Arthropod Compound Eye
Arthropod Compound Eyes
Compound Eyes, Arthropod
Tree number(s): A13.246
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054910
Scope note: Light sensory organ in ARTHROPODS consisting of a large number of ommatidia, each functioning as an independent photoreceptor unit.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Eye (1963-2007)
Public MeSH Note: 2008
History Note: 2008
Related: Photoreceptor Cells, Invertebrate MeSH
DeCS ID: 52542
Unique ID: D054910
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2008/07/10
Compound Eye, Arthropod - Preferred
Concept UI M0509666
Scope note Light sensory organ in ARTHROPODS consisting of a large number of ommatidia, each functioning as an independent photoreceptor unit.
Preferred term Compound Eye, Arthropod
Entry term(s) Arthropod Compound Eye
Arthropod Compound Eyes
Compound Eyes, Arthropod



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