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Vorticella Protozoa, Light Micrograph
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Vorticella protozoa. Differential interference contrast micrograph of a colony of Vorticella sp.. This ciliate protozoan consists of a bell-shaped head and a stalk that is anchored to the substrate. The cilia (tiny hair-like structures) attached to the head are used to capture food and also for movement. Magnification x75 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
May 8th, 2013
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