Total number of rods in retina

Range 1.1e8-1.25e8 Unitless
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference John Moran eye center, Uni. of Utah, Webvision, the organization of the retina and visual system, Helga Kolb, Eduardo Fernandez and Ralph Nelson, link heading 15
Primary Source Osterberg, G. (1935) Topography of the layer of rods and cones in the human retina. Acta Ophthal., suppl. 6, 1-103
Comments Average rod distribution 80,000-100,000 rods/mm^2. Total number of cones in retina 6,400,000, same primary source. Total number of rods in retina of 1.2e8-1.4e8 given in link
Entered by Uri M
ID 105347