MICRO*SCOPE   Taxonomic classification according to arcella.nl (Siemensma, F. J., Microworld, world of amoeboid
  organisms. World-wide electronic publication, Kortenhoef, the Netherlands) for amoeboid organisms
  or Encyclopedia of Life for all others.
    Eucaryota : Excavates : Discoba : Euglenozoa : Euglenida : Spirocuta : Euglenophyceae : Euglenales : Phacaceae
Phacus longicauda

Top view: Red eye spot, big paramylon body (arrow), small donut shaped paramylon body (arrowhead), disc-shaped chloroplast (double headed arrow). Scale bar indicates 25 µm.

The specimen was gathered in a pond in the forest of Altenholz-Stift near Kiel. Sampling date 06/2022. The image was built up using several photomicrographic frames with manual stacking technique. Images were taken using Zeiss Axioskop with Olympus OM-D M5 MKII.

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Place name: Pond in the forest of Altenholz-Stift (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)  
Latitude: 54.384913     Longitude: 10.125691

Gesamtsicht: Roter Augenfleck, großer Paramylon-Körper (Pfeil), kleiner Donut-förmiger Paramylon-Körper (Pfeilspitze), scheibenförmiger Chloroplast (Doppelpfeil). Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 25 µm.

Die Probe wurde in einem Waldteich bei Altenholz-Stift (nahe Kiel) gesammelt. Datum der Aufsammlung: 06/2022. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Axioplan, Kamera: Olympus OM-D M5 MKII.

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Phacus longicauda
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