PHOTOPIC VISION

the kind of vision correlated with light levels during daytime. Photopic vision is mediated by retinal cones, while vision at dusk and at nighttime is mediated by retinal rods. Commonly referred to as daylight vision.

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Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PHOTOPIC VISION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/photopic-vision/ (accessed June 14, 2019).
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