Fraction of refractive power in eye that is accountable to cornea focusing light onto the retina

Range >2/3 of refractive power
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Koudouna E et al., Evolution of the vertebrate corneal stroma. Prog Retin Eye Res. 2018 May64: 65-76. doi: 10.1016/j.preteyeres.2018.01.002 p.65 right column bottom paragraphPubMed ID29398348
Comments P.65 right column bottom paragraph: "Aside from its protective role, the cornea also focuses light onto the retina and accounts for over 2/3 of the refractive power in the human eye."
Entered by Uri M
ID 117193