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  • Article: Seeing Color
  • Author(s): Kim Cooper, CJ Kazilek
  • Publisher: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Site name: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Date published: December 17, 2009
  • Date accessed: January 12, 2018
  • Link: http://askabiologist.asu.edu/colors-animals-see
APA Style
Kim Cooper, CJ Kazilek. (2009, December 17). Seeing Color. ASU - Ask A Biologist. Retrieved January 12, 2018 from http://askabiologist.asu.edu/colors-animals-see
American Psychological Association. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/
Chicago Manual of Style
Kim Cooper, CJ Kazilek. "Seeing Color." ASU - Ask A Biologist. 17 December 2009. http://askabiologist.asu.edu/colors-animals-see.
MLA 2009 Style
Kim Cooper, CJ Kazilek. "Seeing Color." ASU - Ask A Biologist. 17 Dec 2009. ASU - Ask A Biologist, Web. 12 Jan 2018. http://askabiologist.asu.edu/colors-animals-see
Modern Language Association, 7th Ed. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/08/
Human and Lizard Iris Morphed Together

When comparing the vision of humans and other animals, some animals can see more colors and others see less.

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Human and Lizard Iris Morphed Together

When comparing the vision of humans and other animals, some animals can see more colors and others see less.

Share to Google Classroom

Be part of Ask A Biologist

by volunteering, or simply sending us feedback on the site. Scientists, teachers, writers, illustrators, and translators are all important to the program. If you are interested in helping with the website we have a Volunteer page to get the process started.