Is there an equivalent area MST in the cat?

rowe at rowe at
Thu Oct 6 16:18:12 EST 1994

In article <36f8pf$1sn at>, stephene at (Stephen Eglen) writes:
>Neurons in areas MT and MST of the macaque are responsive to local and
>global visual motion. Is there an equivalent of area MT or MST in the
>cat?  The area PMLS (Posteromedial lateral suprasylvian) has been
>suggested by a colleague of mine, but I have not found any evidence in
>the literature for this.  Are there any such areas of "motion
>processing" in the cat? Any references to chase would be great, thanks.

Area 19 may also be involved in motion perception.  See review by Garey, et al
(1991) Vision and Visual Dysfunction, Vol III, pp 176-234.


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