tritanope


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tritanope

(ˈtraɪtəˌnəʊp; ˈtrɪt-)
n
a person who cannot distinguish the colour blue
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b/ They represent the confusion lines for a tritanope
Table 1 Examples of colours that might be confused by colour deficient observers Colour deficiency Examples of colours that might be confused Protanope Blue--green/white/red Pale blue/purple/magenta Red/orange/yellow/green Deuteranope Purple/Grey/greenish blue-green Red/orange/yellow/green Red/brown, green/brown Tritanope Yellow/white Violet/yellow-green Red/red-purple
Phenotypical variations are characteristic of autosomal inheritance and some family members are tritanopes while others are incomplete tritanopes that express some S photopigment.