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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish5581

Plankton dominated by the Ctenophore Pleurobrachia pileus with a barnacle (Balanus) larvae in the 'nauplius" stage. Figure 19. An unusually rich catch of haddock eggs with glassworm Sagitta elegans, the pteropod Limacina retroversa, Calanus, and other copepods.

Image ID: fish5581, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Photo Date: 1956 circa
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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