Figure 1.

Morphological diversity among Osedax lineages from Monterey Bay, CA. Individual whale-falls are denoted by their depths in meters: (a) O. orange collar from whale-633; (b)O. yellow-collar from whale-385; (c)O. white-collar from whale-1018; (d)O. frankpressi from whale-2893; (e)O. roseus from whale-1018; (f)O. rubiplumus from whale-2893; (g)O. spiral from whale-2893; (h)O. yellow-patch from whale-1018; (i)O. nude-palp C from whale-1018; and (j)O. nude-palp D from whale-1820. Approximate scale bars are provided in each panel.

Vrijenhoek et al. BMC Biology 2009 7:74   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-7-74
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