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  or Encyclopedia of Life for all others.
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Closterium closterioides

Closterium closterioides shows its alate chloroplasts (stellate shape in cross section). Scale bar indicates 100 µm.

Sample from a small wetland near Schladming (northern alpine region of Austria near Salzburg). Images were taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: Bogs near Salzburg (Austria)  
Latitude: 48.068516     Longitude: 12.954134

Closterium closterioides zeigt seinen geflügelten Chloroplasten (sternförmige Form im Querschnitt). Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 100 µm.

Probe aus einer Wiesenvernässung nahe Schladming/Österreich. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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Closterium closterioides
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