Zoology Virtual SlideBox

| Early animals | Platyhelminthes, Nematoda, Annelida | Mollusca | Arthropoda | Vertebrates|

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LS: longitudinal section; TS: transverse section; WM: whole mount

Practical Phylum Name
of slide (link to ImageHub)
BEST LINK Common
name
Diversity 1:
Early Animals
Cnidaria LS Hydra sp. LS Hydra hydroid
TS Hydra sp. TS Hydra hydroid
WM Hydra sp. budding WM Hydra budding hydroid
TS Hydra sp. spermaries TS Hydra spermaries hydroid
TS Hydra sp. ovaries hydroid
WM Aurelia aurita scyphistoma jelly
lifecycle
WM Aurelia aurita strobila jelly
lifecycle
WM Aurelia aurita ephyra jelly
lifecycle
WM Obelia sp. colony colonial
hydroid
TS Metridium sp. TS Metridium anenome
WM Xenia Polyp WM Xenia polp soft
coral
WM Alcyonarian polyp WM Alcyonarian polyp coral
Ctenophora WM Ctenophora WM Ctenophora comb
jelly; Pleurobranchia
Diversity
2:

Platyhelminthes, Nematoda, Annelida
Platyhelminthes WM Planaria WM Planaria free-living turbellarian
WM Fasciola hepatica parasitic
trematode
WM Schistosoma sp. in copula WM Schistosoma in
copula
parasitic
trematode: blood fluke
WM Taenia sp. mature proglottid WM Taenia parasitic cestode: tapeworm
WM Taenia sp. gravid proglottid WM Taenia gravid proglottid parasitic cestode: tapeworm
WM Taenia sp. scolex WM Taenia scolex parasitic cestode: tapeworm
WM Taenia cysticercus WM Taenia cysticercus Parasitic cestode: Tapeworm
WM Echinococcus granulosa WM Echinococcus parasitic cestode: tapeworm
WM Temnocephala sp. WM Temnocephla commensal turbellarian
Nematoda TS Ascaris sp. male TS Ascaris male parasitic
nematode: intestinal roundworm
TS Ascaris sp. female TS Ascaris female Parasitic
nematode: Intestinal roundworm
WM Necator americanus male & female parasitic
nematode: hookworm (virtual slide unavailable)
WM Trichinella spiralis In muscle tissue WM Trichinella spiralis parasitic
nematode: pork worm
Annelida WM Nereis sp. parapodium WM Nereis parapodium marine
polychaete worm
TS Nereis sp. WM Nereis marine
polychaete worm
TS earthworm TS Earthworm
TS Hirudo sp. TS Hirudo leech
WM freshwater leech
LS Galeolaria sp. LS Galeolaria marine
tube worm
Diversity 3:
Mollusca
Mollusca WM bivalve glochidia WM bivalve glochidia bivalve
larvae
TS
bivalve
TS bivalve
WM Mollusca radula WM Mollusca radula Snail
radula
WM Limpet radula WM limpet radula
LS Chiton LS Chiton
Diversity 4:
Arthropoda
Crustacea TS crayfish gill TS crayfish gill
WM Artemia mysis brine
shrimp lifecycle
WM Artemia nauplii brine
shrimp lifecycle
WM Phyllosoma WM Phyllosoma spiny
lobster larvae
Arachnida WM tick female
Insecta WM
aphids
WM aphids
LS Apis mellifera honey
bee
WM butterfly mouth parts WM butterfly mouth
parts
WM mosquito mouth parts, male WM mosquito mouth
parts male
WM mosquito mouth parts, female
WM cockroach mouth parts WM cockroach mouth
parts
WM
fly mouthparts
WM fly mouth parts
Diversity 5:
Evolution of Vertebrates
Protochordata TS ascidian TS ascidian
WM
ascidian larvae
(virtual
slide unavailable)
WM Amphioxus immature WM Amphioxus immature
TS Amphioxus, pharynx WM Amphioxus pharynx
WM Amphioxus mature WM Amphioxus
mature
Chordata
/ Vertebrata
WM feathers WM feathers