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A trochophore is a type of free-swimming planktonic marine larva with several bands of cilia. By moving their cilia rapidly, a water eddy is created. In this way ...

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Trochophore, also called trochosphere, small, translucent, free-swimming larva characteristic of marine annelids and most groups of mollusks. Trochophores are  ...

Introduction to the Lophotrochozoa


When these larvae hatch, each is a microscopic swimmer known as a trochophore larva, shown at right. The larva has two bands of cilia around the middle that ...

Trochophore dictionary definition | trochophore defined


a free-swimming ciliated larva of several invertebrate groups, including many marine annelid worms, mollusks, brachiopods, and nemerteans. Origin of ...

Trochophore concepts: ciliary bands and the evolution of larvae in ...


«Trochophore» is a term used in a strict sense for larvae having an opposed- band method of feeding, involving a prototroch and metatroch. Other ciliary bands ...

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Trochophore - definition of trochophore by The Free Dictionary


The small, free-swimming, ciliated aquatic larva of various invertebrates, including certain mollusks and annelids. [Greek trokhos, wheel (from trekhein, to run) + ...

Molluscs and Annelids


They share a distant common ancestor with the annelid worms, an evolutionary heritage suggested by their larval form, called a trochophore larva, found in all ...

Prototroch structure and innervation in the trochophore larva of ...


Prototroch structure and innervation in the trochophore larva of Phyllodoce ... with reference to the observed normal behavior of larvae during swimming.

From trochophore to pilidium and back again - a larva's journey.


Int J Dev Biol. 2014;58(6-8):585-91. doi: 10.1387/ijdb.140090sm. From trochophore to pilidium and back again - a larva's journey. Maslakova SA(1), Hiebert TC.

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Structure and significance of Trochophore larva | Biology-Today.com


May 7, 2016 ... STRUCTURE OF TROCHOPHORE LARVA Life cycle of many Polychaetes ( Annelids) includes a free swimming trochophore larva. This larva is ...



In the life history of Nereis trochophore larva is seen. It is an unsegmented, small ciliated larva. It has a broad anterior end and a narrow posterior end.

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Trochophore definition, a ciliate, free-swimming larva common to several groups of invertebrates, as many mollusks and rotifers. See more.