Elegant schematic drawing of a bryozoan cyphonautes larva from 1907 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10304879#page/324/mode/1up Thanks to @BioDivLibrary. Made me smile :)
Posts about larvae. Endless most beautiful larval forms.
Living cyphonautes larva
After the illustration, this is a living cyphonautes larva collected from the plankton.
Surface of the pilidium larva
Vídeo about the charismatic pelagosphera larva of sipunculids.
The sea biscuit metamorphosis image that I submitted for the Node’s intersection image competition was selected for the November calendar! You can download it here.
Metamorphosis of a sea biscuit
Metamorphosis is a dramatic life-changing event for many invertebrates. It’s the intersection between two distinct lives – larval and adult. It is how a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. The process is fascinating, specially when you have the chance to see it happening with your own eyes. You too can see it in the video A […]
This is the music video I made for the song Dream Sequence by Professor Kliq using the images of my master’s thesis on sea biscuits.