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n.1.(Zool.) A remarkable genus of marine worms having tentacles around the mouth. It is usually classed with the gephyreans. Its larva (Actinotrocha) undergoes a peculiar metamorphosis.
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In particular, phoronid transcriptomes contained a number of TLR contigs with at least 6 putative homologs recovered for Phoronis vancouverensis and 4 for Phoronis psammophila (Table 3).
X Fruto Satyrinae Euptychia hermes (Fabricius, 1775) X X Fruto Euptychia mollis (Staudinger, 1875) X Euptychia polyphemus (Butler, 1867) X Magneuptychia tiessa (Hewitson, 1869) X Euptychoides saturnus X Pareuptychia hesione (Foster, 1964) X X Fruto Pareuptychia metaleuca (Boisduval, 1870) X Oressinoma typhla (Doubleday & Hewitson, X Fruto 1894) Vareuptychia rustera (Forster, 1964) X Fruto Hesperiidae pyrrhopyginae Myscelus phoronis (Hewitson, 1867) X X Nectar Eudaminae Epargyreus exadeus (Cramer, 1979) X X Nectar Choides catillus (Cramer, 1979) X Typhedanus sp.
Only Phoronis ovalis has been recorded in Chile found perforating the shell of Chilean abalone, Concholepas concholepas, in samples from the coastal rocks of Mehuin.
The deposit-feeding maldanid Praxillella pacifica correlated negatively with Phoronis sp.
32) Hellanicus devoted an entire prose work to each of several heroic families: his Deukalioneia, Atlantis, Asopis, and Phoronis related respectively to the descendants of Deucalion, Atlas, Asopus, and Phoroneus (the son of Inachus).
Structure and metamorphic remodeling of the larval nervous system and musculature of Phoronis pallida (Phoronida).
A waterborne behavioral cue for the actinotroch larva of Phoronis pallida (Phoronida) produced by Upogebia pugettensis (Decapoda: Thalassinidea).
Induction and regulation of metamorphosis in planktonic larvae: Phoronis mulleri (Tentaculata) as archetype.
The hemoglobins of the phoronid Phoronis architecta (Vandergon and Colacino, 1991) and the polychaete Abarenicola affinis (Wells and Pankhurst, 1980) also appear to be insensitive to sulfide.
Methods for obtaining eggs and sperm and rearing embryos are described in Strathmann (1987), except that zygotes of Membranipora membranacea were obtained by dissection, as in the method for Phoronis vancouverensis, and spawning of the protobranch bivalve Acila castrensis followed Zardus and Morse (1998).
Distribution of catecholamine-containing, 5HT-like and FMRFamide-like JR neurons and processes in the nervous system of the actinotroch larvae of Phoronis muelleri.