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UMass Amherst research shows spider eyes work together to track stimuli


October 24, 2018

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Using a specially designed eye tracker for use with spiders, biologists Elizabeth Jakob, Skye Long and Adam Porter of the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst, along with colleagues in New York and New Zealand, report in a new paper that their tests in jumping spiders show a secondary set of eyes is crucial to the principal eyes' ability to track moving stimuli. Full Story

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