Fibrous tunic of eyeball

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Fibrous tunic of eyeball
Horizontal section of the eyeball. (Cornea labeled at top, sclera labeled at center right.)
Latin tunica fibrosa bulbi, tunica fibrosa oculi
Gray's subject #225 1005
Dorlands/Elsevier t_22/12831843

The sclera and cornea form the fibrous tunic of the bulb of the eye; the sclera is opaque, and constitutes the posterior five-sixths of the tunic; the cornea is transparent, and forms the anterior sixth.

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