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Subject: APK0001tvn

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    @joirisson would you consider this crustacean a shrimp?(largish opaque object right side)

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    (I'm not him but I'd call it a #Pteropod, the sea-mouse one:])

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    seems to have eyes and a segmented abdomen to me

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Compare with this guy: APK0006mmu

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    That other guy is smooth, no segments. I have seen those kind of pteropods before. This may be one and the segments are just due to a blurry

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    image.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    I'm sorry I think there aren't any segments visible. I think it is actually just an illusion. Notice all the noise around..

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    The other guy I linked is smooth due to the clear background. It's not as blurry as this one.I could link a blurry one but didn't think it

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    would be helpful since I wanted to have the Pteropod as clear as possible for the comparison.

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