London, United Kingdom
Proteus Amoeba, Light Micrograph
Photograph - Photograph
Proteus amoeba. Differential interference contrast micrograph of an Amoeba proteus protozoan. This is a freshwater single-celled organism that feeds on bacteria and smaller protozoa. It uses pseudopodia (cytoplasmic extensions) to engulf its food and for locomotion. Magnification x75 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
May 13th, 2013
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