Echinopluteus larva of Echinocardium cordatum. Specimen 1

Echinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777)

Echinodermata: Echinoidea: Spatangoida: Loveniidae

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20x Plan Apo. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 15th 2017.



MacBride 1913

MacBride (1913)


Geiger, S.R. (1964). Echinodermata larvae. Ophiuroidea and Echinoidea (Plutei). Identification leaflets for plankton (No. 105). International Council for the Exploration of the Sea.
MacBride, E. W., (1914). The development of Echinocardium cordatum. I. The external features of the development. Quart. Journ. Micros. Soc, Vol. 59. (see Fig. 5).
Todd, C.D. & Laverack, M.S. (1991). Coastal marine zooplankton. A practical manual for students. Cambridge University Press. (see Fig. 46A,C,D).

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