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Pluteus larva of a sea biscuit united by an arm

Pluteus larva of a sea biscuit united by an arm
Pluteus larva of a sea biscuit united by an arm
Found during an artificial fertilization experiment. We do not know if it is the result of abnormal development or if the larva was reproducing asexually.
Found during an artificial fertilization experiment. We do not know if it is the result of abnormal development or if the larva was reproducing asexually.
Bruno C. Vellutini
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Taxa: Clypeaster subdepressus
Experts: Bruno C. Vellutini
Date: Jan. 22, 2007, 4:21 p.m.
Place: CEBIMar, São Sebastião, SP, Brazil
Geolocation: S 23°49'39" W 45°25'21"
Bruno C. Vellutini. Pluteus larva of a sea biscuit united by an arm. Cifonauta image database. Available at: http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/media/7765/ Accessed: 2020-10-21.
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References

2010 Vellutini BC, Migotto AE. Embryonic, larval, and juvenile development of the sea biscuit Clypeaster subdepressus (Echinodermata: Clypeasteroida). PLoS ONE, 5(3): e9654, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0009654, pmid:20339592, url:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20339592