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Table 2 Comparison of the synaptic patterns of the different cell types in Achelia langi and Drosophila melanogaster ( Drosophila simplified after Meinertzhagen and Sorra[11])

From: Dissecting a neuron network: FIB-SEM-based 3D-reconstruction of the visual neuropils in the sea spider Achelia langi (Dohrn, 1881) (Pycnogonida)

Studied species Presynaptic cells → presynaptic to ↓
R-cells D-Cells A-cells
Achelia langi - + +++ R-cells
+++ + ++ D-cells
++ + - A-cells
  R-cells L-Cells C-, T- and amacrine cells → presynaptic to ↓
Drosophila melanogaster - + ++ R-cells
+++ + ++ L-cells
++ - - Amacrine cells