Skip to main content
Email Print Share

All Images


Press Release 13-205

Oh, the places you'll go--if you're an Atlantic slipper shell

New research reveals the biomechanics of how marine snails swim

Back to article | Note about images

Atlantic slipper limpets

Atlantic slipper limpets are common marine snails native to the northeastern U.S. coast.

Credit: Karen Chan, WHOI


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1020.8 KB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Photo of an Atlantic slipper limpet

The Atlantic slipper limpet has become an invasive species in Europe.

Credit: Alison Satake, WHOI


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1.5 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

A vertical optical system that magnifies and records freely swimming microorganisms.

The vertical optical system that magnifies and records freely swimming microorganisms.

Credit: Alison Satake, WHOI


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (552.4 KB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Epifluorescent microscopic image of an Atlantic slipper limpet veliger larva.

Epifluorescent microscopy image of an Atlantic slipper limpet veliger larva.

Credit: Andreas Hejnol, Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1.0 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Scientist Houshuo Jiang with the new video system he developed.

WHOI scientist Houshuo Jiang with the new high-speed, high-resolution video system he developed.

Credit: Alison Satake, WHOI


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (3.1 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Microscopic image of Atlantic slipper limpet veliger larvae.

Microscopy image of Atlantic slipper limpet veliger larvae.

Credit: Karen Chan, WHOI


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (80.0 KB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.