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    • The visual pigment xenopsin is widespread in protostome eyes and impacts the view on eye evolution 

      Hausen, Harald; Döring, Clemens; Kumar, Suman; Tumu, Sharat Chandra; Kourtesis, Ioannis (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Photoreceptor cells in the eyes of Bilateria are often classified into microvillar cells with rhabdomeric opsin and ciliary cells with ciliary opsin, each type having specialized molecular components and physiology. First ...
    • Xenacoelomorpha's significance for understanding bilaterian evolution 

      Hejnol, Andreas; Pang, Kevin Scott (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016-08)
      The Xenacoelomorpha, with its phylogenetic position as sister group of the Nephrozoa (Protostomia + Deuterostomia), plays a key-role in understanding the evolution of bilaterian cell types and organ systems. Current studies ...