Stripe formation in juvenile Pomacanthus

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  1. 459b

    459b Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Interesting article on pattern formation in juvenile angelfish.

    Warning: this is a bit of heavy reading, but pictures are extremely interesting


    Stripe formation in juvenile Pomacanthus explained by a
    generalized Turing mechanism with chemotaxis

    K. J. PAINTER, P. K. MAINI, AND H. G. OTHMER
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA
    Vol. 96, pp. 5549–5554, May 1999

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC21897/pdf/pq005549.pdf
     
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    Thanks for the link. Will come in very useful.
     
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    Ummmm.... that just made me feel like a regular dumb-ass!!!
     
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