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Subject: APK0008kjk

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Oh my, I think this may be an #eel #larval #fish APK0008kjj (I haven't mark it)

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    I don't think so. Eel larvae would actually be much more transparent and flatter when seen from the side (this looks like a side view)

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    https://www.google.com/search?q=leptocephali&tbm=isch

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    No idea what it could be though...

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    (BTW, the leptocephali is a stage in the development of all eel-looking things, not just actual eels: also muraenidae, congridae, etc.)

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Oh, I see.. so.. may it be another fish?

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  • jo.irisson by jo.irisson translator, scientist

    I really don't know. There aren't may features by which to categorise it.

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  • mkmcguir by mkmcguir

    I thought #fish also... it has a fin thing

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  • kirstenr by kirstenr

    something wormlike---perhaps a member of the family Lumbrineridae? (looking at APK0008kjj as well)

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