STRIATE CORTEX

Is the region of the cerebral cortex specifically for receiving the visual input from the thalamus. Nucleus. situated in the occipital lobe and it comprises of a dense band of myelinated fibres in layer IVb that appears as a white stripe.

STRIATE CORTEX: "Striate cortex first receive the visual image that comes from the thalamus."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STRIATE CORTEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/striate-cortex/ (accessed December 11, 2019).
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