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Crustacea - Classe Ostracoda, Subclasse Myodocopa

Ostracods are small, bivalve crustaceans that can inhabit underwater caves. The ostracod genus Spelaeoecia is know only from marine caves and occurs in Bermuda, the Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica and Yucatan (Mexico).

Montipora digitata, also known as Finger-Coral, is a species of stony coral. It is found in East Africa, the Indo-West Pacific, Kenya and Mozambique  - Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Montipora digitata Also known as Finger coral or Velvet Coral. They can be found in the shallow waters of the Indo-Pacific and Red Sea.

Diatoms WHAT’S THAT? Diatoms are tiny, mostly single-celled algae that live in water. They’re known for their mesmerizing shapes and symmetry, but don’t let their beauty fool you: these guys...

This photo of diatoms (Pleurosigma angulatum) received an honorable mention in the 2014 Nikon Small World Photomicrophotography Competition, which recognizes excellence in photography

Foraminifera : Calcarina hispida Brady found near Great Barrier Reef, Australia on a beach by family Meyer : 380 micron : ( = 0.38 millimetres ) . SEM picture taken by Dr. Rosenfeldt head of the Mikrobiologische Vereinigung of the Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein in Hamburg .http://www.foraminifera.eu/singimg/calcarina-hispida-portcampbell.jpg

FOR THE AGES Single-celled foraminifera helped to create the materials used in some of the world’s great monuments, and are also very valuable in telling Earth’s history because they produce shells that make good fossils.

Spirula is the only genus of squid with an internal shell, a relic of their ammonoid ancestors.  When Spirula die their fragile shells float to the surface and are collected on the beaches as "rams horn shells" - this one is encrusted with barnacles.

Spirula is the only genus of squid with an internal shell, a relic of their ammonoid ancestors. When spirula die their fragile shells float to the surface and are collected on the beaches as "rams' horn shells." This one is encrusted with barnacles.

I'd be afraid to get lost in all those feesh!

Photographer and marine biologist Octavio Aburto snapped the images of the "fish tornado". Images of an underwater fish "tornado" were captured at Cabo Pulmo National Park in Mexico.

Achnanthes longipes (a diatom, Bacillariophyta) (192x) | Mr. Frank Fox - Trier, Germany

By Frank Fox - Achnanthes longipes (a diatom, Bacillariophyta)

indian crustacean - Google Search

indian crustacean - Google Search

Passion flower (Passiflora caerulea) pollen grain

Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a passion flower (Passiflora caerulea) pollen grain. Pollen grains are the male gametes (sex cells) of a plant. Magnification: when printed 10 centimetres wide.

Unique Creatures That Live In The Deepest Part Of The Worlds Oceans – The Awesome Daily - Your daily dose of awesome

Unique Creatures That Live In The Deepest Part Of The Worlds Oceans

Betta Rei Dragão Branco

This one is called a White Dragon King Crown Betta. Sometimes Bettas are referred to as Siamese Fighting Fish.

Diatoms are microscopic algae composed of separate halves, with delicate siliceous cell walls. They're usually single-celled organisms, though some live colonially. They inhabit fresh and salt waters and are among the most abundant of all phytoplankton.

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