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Sacrophilus harissi (Tasmanian Devil)

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Cell Type SampledGanglion Cells
Staining/Visualization MethodCresyl Violet
Type of Retinal SpecializationArea Centralis and Horizontal Streak
Peak Density 4700
Peak Density UnitsCells/sq.mm
Retinal Position of SpecializationT & TN
Total Number of Cells
ReferenceTancred, E. (1981). "The distribution and sizes of ganglion cells in the retinas of Five Australian Marsupials." Journal of Comparative Neurology 196: 585-603.
Figure Number5a
PublisherWiley-Liss, Inc
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Taxonomic Classification (Vertebrate Class)Mammalia
SubclassTheria
OrderDasyuromorphia
SpeciesSacrophilus harissi
Common NameTasmanian Devil
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Developmental StageAdult
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