The ontogeny of appendages and carapace of Neonesidea schulzi (Ostracoda: Bairdiidae) from the Red Sea coast, Egypt
The ostracod genus _Neonesidea _is broadly distributed in shallow marine waters. The ontogeny of the _N. schulzi _(Bairdiidae) is described in detail by studying the development of the appendages and variations in carapace form, size and structure. _Neonesidea schulzi _has eight post-embryonic instars, and a gap in its ontogenetic development during instar A-6, where no new _Anlage _is added. The ... Read more