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 ...
Nov 26, 2008 ... Trochophore, also called trochosphere, small, translucent, free-swimming larva
characteristic of marine annelids and most groups of mollusks.
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.
a free-swimming ciliated larva of several invertebrate groups, including many
marine annelid worms, mollusks, brachiopods, and nemerteans. Origin of ...
Jul 24, 2014 ... Trochophore larva ... Freshwater pearl mussel larva (glochidium) (Margaritifera
margaritifera L 1758) - Duration: 1:01. Julius A. Ellrich 450 ...
Trochophore definition, a ciliate, free-swimming larva common to several groups
of invertebrates, as many mollusks and rotifers. See more.
The small, free-swimming, ciliated aquatic larva of various invertebrates,
including certain mollusks and annelids. [Greek trokhos, wheel (from trekhein, to
run) + ...
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 ...
The prototroch and prototroch nerve in trochophores of two Phyllodoce species
are described at the ultrastructural level and interpreted with reference to the ...
Prototroch structure and innervation in the trochophore larva of Phyllodoce (
Polychaeta). Can. J . Zool. 64: 176-184. The prototroch and prototroch nerve in ...