Ostracods, or ostracodes, are a class of the Crustacea (class Ostracoda),
sometimes known as seed shrimp. Some 70,000 species have been identified ...
Ostracods are by far the most complex organisms studied within the field of
micropalaeontology. They are Metazoa and belong to the Phylum Arthropoda (as
Seed or Mussel Shrimp. The Ostracoda are one of the most successful
crustacean groups with approximately 8000 living species. Ostracods are
generally small, ...
Ostracods produce some of the largest spermatozoa in the animal kingdom up to
11.7mm in length! More.... 2. Some marine species produce a bright, blue light ...
The class encloses over 33,000 described species and subspecies (see Kempf
Ostracoda Database for details), and many more species remain unknown to ...
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editor mosselkreeftjes, [details]. English, Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor
Oct 20, 2014 ... She talked of a night dive without lights where she witnessed a mating display by
animals called ostracods that made the ocean light up like a ...
Ostracods. Ostracods (formally called Ostracoda) take their name from the Greek '
ostrakon', which means 'a shell', and refers to the bi-valved carapace that is ...
Ostracoda are a class of the sub phylum Crustacea, (see table 1 below), which
are a highly successful group of organisms. They are microscopic organisms, ...
A resource for light microscopists seeking to identify fresh water ostracod
crustaceans, water fleas and other micro organisms. Discussion on ostracods