Photography

Cypria

Andrew Mount, Joshua Mount, and Neeraj Gohad

Cypria by Andrew Mount, Joshua Mount, and Neeraj Gohad

Pseudo colored electron micrograph of the cyprid larvae of barnacle (Amphibalanus amphitrite). The golden colored tissue bordering the antennule opening is a chloride transport epithelium. It’s supposed involvement is helping the cyprid to settle and metamorphose into a juvenile barnacle.

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