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 ...
Trochophore, also called trochosphere, small, translucent, free-swimming larva
characteristic of marine annelids and most groups of mollusks. Trochophores are
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 ...
a free-swimming ciliated larva of several invertebrate groups, including many
marine annelid worms, mollusks, brachiopods, and nemerteans. Origin of ...
«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
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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 ...
Prototroch structure and innervation in the trochophore larva of Phyllodoce ... with
reference to the observed normal behavior of larvae during swimming.
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),