Ophiopluteus of Ophiactis balli (W. Thompson, 1840)

Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Ophiurida: Ophiactidae

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10x Plan Fluor / 20x Plan Apo / 40x Plan Fluor. DIC / Polarization. Sampled in Bay of Santander. June, 24th 2017.

 

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10x Plan Fluor / 20x Plan Apo / 40x Plan Fluor / 60x Plan Fluor. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. August, 25th 2017.

 

Mortensen 1927

Mortensen (1927)

 

References
Geiger, S.R. (1964). Echinodermata larvae. Ophiuroidea and Echinoidea (Plutei). Identification leaflets for plankton (No. 105). International Council for the Exploration of the Sea. (see Plate II – Fig. 4).
Mortensen, Th. (1927). Handbook of the echinoderms of the British Isles. Oxford University Press. London. (see Fig. 113).

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