The Sea urchin. Part 2

United Kingdom, 1937

Film
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The development of the pleuteus larva of the sea urchin is shown in actual photographs assisted by explanatory animated diagrams. The feeding and growth of the four, six and eight-armed stages are seen. The young urchin is contrasted with the larval form and its growth into a mature adult explained. Emphasis is made on the methods of feeding during the different stages of the life history.

Credits

director

J.V. Durden

production company

Gaumont-British Instructional

Language

English

Duration

00:12:10:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28287

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Marine biology

Animals & Wildlife → Marine ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Life cycles (Biology)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marine ecology

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life cycles (Biology)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine ecology

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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