Acartia tonsa Helgoland 2020

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Acartia tonsa Helgoland 2020
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2021
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Silent film
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Larink, Otto
Production Year
2020
Production Place
Helgoland

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Acartia tonsa (Crustacea, Copepoda, Calanoida, Acartiidae), body length 900 µm, Helgoland 08.2020. 1:30 min. Acartia tonsa is a species living in brackish lagoons and estuaries. It can be cultured easily. These specimens come from a culture of the Biologische Anstalt Helgoland. They can be found in brackish waters of estuaries and lagoons, e. g. in the Mediterranean. Antennae 1 of the genus with characteristic pattern of setae. Urosome as in many copepods with a fan of plumose setae. Suspension feeders, maxilla 2 forms a feeding basket. Video can be used for teaching.
Keywords Crustacea Copepoda Calanoida Acartiidae Acartia clausi copepodit suspension feeder Helgoland 2020.
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