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Ciliophrys infusionum

Synonym: Ciliophrys marina.

Cells in heliozoic state usually has one flagellum and numerous axopods. This specimen is starting with binary fission, the flagellum has already been duplicated. The scale bar indicates 25 µm.
Collected from Bodden, the brackish waters lying between the isles of Hiddensee and Ruegen (German Baltic Sea). Images were taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.
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Place name: Hiddensee Bodden (Germany)  
Latitude: 54.582633     Longitude: 13.115051

Synonym: Ciliophrys marina.

Zellen im Sonnentierchen-Zustand haben in der Regel ein Flagellum und zahlreiche Axopodien. Dieses Exemplar ist bei der Teilung, sie hat die Geißel bereits dupliziert. Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 25 µm.
Probe aus dem Hiddenseer Bodden, der Brackwasserfläche zwischen den Inseln Hiddensee und Rügen. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.
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Ciliophrys infusionum
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