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Subject: APK0006e7o

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    #larvacean #house

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  • suzeroo by suzeroo

    I'm really not convinced, tho it was my first thought. Everything about it seems not quite right.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    The thing which reminds of a Doliolid is a convoluted #Larvacean - the hammer shaped head is opaque at the oral end (on the top left), the

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    opposite part of the head is at the bottom. Above it, there is the transparent body convoluted into a vertical tube. The stuff on the right

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    is the inner structure of the #house,the transparent mucous is all around the #Larvacean.You can see little particles stuck on it (on left)

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  • suzeroo by suzeroo

    Can see some of your description. Was looking for larvacean notochord, which threw me off. House envelope made me lean in that direction...

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  • suzeroo by suzeroo

    But the house itself not so much. Maybe it's a view that I haven't seen before! Thanks for such detailed explanation 😃

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Yeah, they can be tricky (both, houses and their builders), especially when convoluted!

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