Chlorophane


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Chlo´ro`phane


n.1.(Min.) A variety of fluor spar, which, when heated, gives a beautiful emerald green light.
2.(Physiol.) The yellowish green pigment in the inner segment of the cones of the retina. See Chromophane.
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Although the genetic distance between the populations averaged 0.015 [+ or -] 0.026 (range 0.001 in Pitylus grossus to 0.065 in Pionus menstruus), the average genetic distance between subspecies was 0.039 [+ or -] 0.031 (range 0.001 in Microrhopias quixensis to 0.091 in Chlorophanes spiza) (Table 3a).