Early metatrochophore larva of a capitellid worm. Morphotype III

Polychaeta: Capitellidae

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The images were taken on three levels of focus.
20x Plan Apo. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 8th 2017.

 

Claparède & Mecznikow 1869

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Claparède, E. & Mecznikow, E. (1869)

 

References
Claparède, E. & Mecznikow, E. (1869). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Entwicklungsgeschichte der Chaetopoden. Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie. Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Leipzig. (see Taf. XVII).
Lacalli, T.C. (1980). A guide to the marine flora and fauna of the Bay of Fundy: Polychaete larvae from Passamaquoddy bay. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 940. (see Fig. 12-14).
Larink, O. & Westheide, W. (2011). Coastal plankton. Verlag Dr.Friedrich Pfeil. München. (see Plate 47).
Plate, S. & Husemann, E. (1994). Identification guide to the planktonic polychaete larvae around the island of Helgoland (German Bight). Helgoländer Meeresunters, 48, 1-58. (see Fig. 81).

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