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Subject: APK0001d7i

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    #larvacean #FFF ..i have long question about this one..

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    1.part:
    i know i ask too often about the #larval #fish, but.. is this one really a #larvacean? why it looks so different from this one:

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    2.part: http://talk.planktonportal.org/#/subjects/APK00006vu

    or even from this one: http://talk.planktonportal.org/#/subjects/APK00011e0 ?

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    3.part: are these larvaceans different species or is every one different stage of life and that's why it always look different?

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    4.part: thanks for explanation:)

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  • jessicaluo by jessicaluo scientist, admin

    Hi! this one is definitely a #larval #fish. We usually look for a tail to tell if it's a fish or not. this one has a small developing tail.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    but this one: http://talk.planktonportal.org/#/subjects/APK0000pip was told me is not a fish, but looks the same to me

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    oh, i'm sorry. i'm wrong! the last one i've sent was told me that could be a fish (but possibly not). misunderstanding 0:]

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  • jessicaluo by jessicaluo scientist, admin

    the last one you sent is a fish! i'll comment on it in the board too

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  • jessicaluo by jessicaluo scientist, admin

    so the transparent edges of the body is the developing fins. They are usually thinner in relation to the body width compared to larvaceans

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    great.thank you!

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