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Subject: APK0006zbb

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    #lobate or..?

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  • cguigand by cguigand scientist, admin

    I would say #lobate but i would wait for bgrassian to comfirm

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    I called it a thalasso. Why is it not?

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  • bgrassian by bgrassian scientist

    It appears to be a larval/juvenile #lobate. You can see the 'clasps' of the lobes facing towards us and bottom right.

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  • bgrassian by bgrassian scientist

    you can see the ctene rows running straight, in the direction of aboral-oral axis. also when thalasso closes its lobes like this, is not ...

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  • bgrassian by bgrassian scientist

    typically laterally symmetrical

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    thanks for your help with the recognition

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  • bgrassian by bgrassian scientist

    np zuz (=
    very happy to help

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    Cannot really see the ctene, but the point about symmetry is useful for me. Thanks!

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    ctene rows are the white lines going to the mouth (=from the left to the right)

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    1/2 I was thinking of not being able to see the actual bristles/combs, but his point was the ctene rows are straight

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    2/2 ...and not wavy like a thalasso's ornamentation. Have I got it now?

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    yep, you got it:)

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