Juvenile (1-setiger) of Ophryotrocha sp.

Ophryotrocha Claparède & Mecznikow, 1869

Annelida: Polychaeta: Eunicida: Dorvilleidae

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20x Plan Apo / 40x Plan Fluor. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. February, 18th 2017.

In collaboration with Dr. Hannelore Paxton (Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia).


Claparede &Mecznikow 1869
Claparède & Mecznikow (1869)


Akesson, B. (1973). Reproduction and larval morphology of five Ophryotrocha species (Polychaeta, Dorvilleidae). Zoologica Scripta. Vol. 2, 145-155.
Claparède, E. & Mecznikow, E. (1869). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Entwicklungsgeschichte der Chaetopoden. Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie. Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Leipzig. (see Taf. XIII).
Paxton, H. & Akesson, B. (2007) Redescription of Ophryotrocha puerilis and O. labronica (Annelida, Dorvilleidae). Marine Biology Research, 3: 3-19.

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