Pseudotorinia architae crystallina (Nowell-Usticke, 1969)

Pseudotorinia architae crystallina (Nowell-Usticke, 1969)

Beach drift, Dania, Florida (5 mm.) - Original images by David Kirsh

Scanning Electron Micrograph

Pseudotorinia architae crystallina (Nowell-Usticke, 1969)

Pseudotorinia architae crystallina (Nowell-Usticke, 1969)

    Dissected from the digestive tract of a batfish trawled in 140 ft., 55 mi. E. Ponte Vedra, St. Johns Co., Florida by scallop boats in 3/88 by H. G. Lee. (top 3.94 mm. and bottom 3.79 mm.). Scanning electron micrograph performed under the auspices of the Dept. of Invertebrates of the United States National Museum with the excellent technical assistance of Ms. Yolanda Villacampa.