This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
The thirteenth volume of the "Tabulae Biologicae," which is devoted to the eye, has been planned for publication in four parts. The first part has now appeared in print, about ten years after work on this great undertaking was initiated. Morphologic data are presented in the chapters on the eye of the invertebrates, by H. Kahmann; the metric and descriptive characteristics of the human and the animal eye. by St. Martin-Oppenheim, and the descriptive anatomy of the vertebrate and the human eye, by K. Steindorff, as well as in the brief section on the embryology of the vertebrate eye, by C. Dejean and F. Granel. In the three additional divisions, J. Nordmann discusses the anatomic, physiologic and pharmacologic aspects, and K. W. Ascher, intraocular pressure and blood pressure in the ocular vessels.
The descriptive and comparative anatomic material is almost exclusively presented in the form of tables, without connecting or
von Sallmann L. Oculus: Tabulae Biologicae. Volume 32, Part I.. Arch Ophthalmol. 1949;41(1):109. doi:10.1001/archopht.1949.00900040112011