What is this Chesapeake Bay critter? The first reader to correctly identify this life form will win a free Chesapeake Bay Foundation T-shirt. Enter your guesses as comments below. Ready, set, go! UPDATE: The creature is a copepod with eggs. And the first reader to guess correctly was Ryan Trueblood. Congrats, Ryan, and thanks to everyone for playing.
(Photo from Matt Wilson/Jay Clark, NOAA NMFS AFSC)