Can you answer this question?

Join Alexa Answers and help make Alexa smarter. Get started

Science

Do hamsters see color?


2 Answers

Yes, but hamsters are dichromates, and thus hamsters can see shades of green and yellow, this helps them choose their favorite treats accordingly. On the other hand, they do have difficulty in recognizing the color red.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1569193893960) }}

LIVE
Points points 51
Rating 0

Hamsters see mostly black and white with faded shades of green, yellow and a bit of blue - however, they do appear to see in the ultraviolet wavelengths.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1569194347170) }}

LIVE
Points points 76
Rating 0
Sign-in to view all answers

Similar Questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE