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Colony on the hydroid Lytocarpus filamentosus
Colony on the hydroid Lytocarpus filamentosus
Alvaro E. Migotto, Luciana Paes de Andrade
Taxon: Lytocarpus filamentosus, Macrorhynchia filamentosa, Hebella furax
Experts: Antônio Carlos Marques
Date: Oct. 6, 2010, 4:06 p.m.
Place: False Bay, South Africa
Alvaro E. Migotto, Luciana Paes de Andrade. Hydroid. Cifonauta image database. Available at: Accessed: 2023-09-22.
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