Tunicate larva, 100x

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The larval stage of a tunicate (phylum Chordata, subphylum Urochordata or Tunicata).  This whole preserved individual shows the entire anatomy, which likely includes a notochord running down its tail.  Seen at approximately 100x magnification.
The larval stage of a tunicate (phylum Chordata, subphylum Urochordata or Tunicata). This whole preserved individual shows the entire anatomy, which likely includes a notochord running down its tail. Seen at approximately 100x magnification.
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Keywords:
  • Chordata
  • Marc Perkins
  • OCC
  • Tunicata
  • Urochordata
  • animal
  • larva
  • microscope
  • preserved
  • slide
  • stained
  • tuniate
  • urochordate
  • zoology