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Photos of Miscellaneous Animals seen through a microscope.

These were found mainly on Sunset Beach, North Carolina. If they fit entirely into the frame of the photo, they are about 1/32" to 1/16" inch wide.

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Neverita duplicata -- Atlantic Moon Snails
Minute barnacles open under the microscope
Star coral
Center of sea urchin
Mouth of dead sand dollar
Top of live sand dollar
Tube feed in the lunule of the live sand dollar
Brittle star
Disks of two brittle stars
Brittle Stars
Brittle Star and Amphipod
Crabs, found in seaweed, ranging from 1/32" to 1/6" inch wide
Eye of tiny Stone crab
Lady crab eye
Portion of lady crab carapace
Lady crab rostrum
Sections of Calico crab carapace
Speckled crab carapace
Spider crab rostrum
Eggs on seaweed from a member of the Muricidae (Rock Shells)
Tubularia crocea
Filaments of a byozoan
Sea whips
Sponges. The last three photos show oscula, excurrent pores