Müller larva. Morphotype III

Platyhelminthes: Turbellaria: Polycladida

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 40x Plan Fluor. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 30th 2017.

Diagnostic features
Müller’s larvae are eight-lobed and three-eyed.


Lang (1884)


Lang, A. (1884). Die Polycladen (Seeplanarien) des Golfes von Neapel und der
angrenzenden Meeresabschnitte. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel,
11:1-688. (see Tafel 37).
Larink, O. & Westheide, W. (2011). Coastal plankton. Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil. München. (see Plate 31).
Martín-Durán, J.M. & Egger, B. (2012). Developmental diversity in free-living flatworms. EvoDevo, 3:7. (see Figure 3).

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