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Little Cup Green Algae
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Little cup green algae (Acetabularia sp.). Each of the umbrella-shaped fruiting bodies is a single cell, and is the largest cell known to science. Due to its size, this alga has proved important in genetic research. Photographed in the French Mediterranean.
May 12th, 2013
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