Nectochaete larva of Magelona sp. Morphotype II (1)

Magelona F. Müller, 1858

Annelida: Polychaeta: Spionida: Magelonidae

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4x Plan Fluor / 10xPlan Fluor / 20x Plan Apo. Polarization / DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 22th 2017.

It may be Magelona mirabilis (Johnston, 1865).

Reference
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. 17)

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