Extreme morphologies of mantis shrimp larvae
Ahyong, Shane T.
Wiethase, Joris H.
Haug, Joachim T.
- Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Carcinologia
Q | crustacean larvae | functional morphology | museum collections | Stomatopoda | Science | QL1-991 | morphological diversity | Biology (General) | Zoology | QH301-705.5
ABSTRACT Larvae of stomatopods (mantis shrimps) are generally categorized into four larval types: antizoea, pseudozoea (both representing early larval stages), alima and erichthus (the latter two representing later larval stages). These categories, however, do not refle...