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

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