MICRO*SCOPE Encyclopedia of Life classification
    Eucaryota : Archaeplastida : Chloroplastida : Chlorophyta : Chlorophyceae : Chlamydomonadales : Volvocaceae
Volvox aureus

Cell colonies with daugther colonies. One parent colony disintegrates and releases daughter colonies. Scale bar indicates 250 µm.
Sample from a pond situated in the vicinity of Lake Constance. The image was built up using several photomicrographic frames with manual stacking technique. Images were taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: Lake Constance vicinity of Bodman (Germany)  
Latitude: 47.796494     Longitude: 9.047656

Zellkolonien mit Tochterkolonien. Eine Elternkolonie löst sich auf und entlässt die Tochterkolonien. Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 250 µm.
Probe aus einem Teich in der Nähe des Bodensees. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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