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Cyamon amphipolyactinum Van Soest, Carballo & Hooper, 2012

Cyamon amphipolyactinum Van Soest, Carballo & Hooper, 2012
Description: Holotype ZMA Por. 22412 encrusting a stone and SEM images of spicules. A: shape (arrow) encrusting a fragment of sandstone (scale 1 cm), B: long thin style B1 details of apices of long thin style, C: short thin style C1 details of apices of short thin style, D: short thick styles showing size variation, D1 detail of head of short thick style, E: polyactines (three-, four-, five-, and seven-claded) and one amphipolyactine showing size differences, E1 detail of bulbous end of lateral cladus, F: amphipolyactines full-grown and spined (left)
next to incipient smooth spicule (right).
Author: van Soest, Rob
JPG file - 170.63 kB - 704 x 709 pixels  [more]
added on 2012-11-09 - 149 views
WoRMS Taxa on this image:
Cyamon amphipolyactinum van Soest, Carballo & Hooper, 2012Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor checked by van Soest, Rob on 2012-11-09 21:37:32

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