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Hymenomonas roseola

This tiny prymnesiomonad belongs to group of Coccolithophoraceae. In a mucous cover they wear lots of calcified scales (coccoliths). The depth of focus picture shows coccoliths covering the monad cell. Picture generated from 7 shots using CombineZ.
Collected from littoral region (reed bed by Phragmites) of a rain storage reservoir in Kiel (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany). Images were taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: Pond Demühlen, rain storage reservoir in Kiel-Russee (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)  
Latitude: 54.304095     Longitude: 10.086073

Diese winzige Prymnesiomonade gehört zur Gruppe der Coccolithophoraceae. In der unhüllenden Gallertschicht sie viele verkalkte Schuppen (Coccolithen) eingelagert. Tiefenschärfe durch Multiebenenabbildung aus 7 Bildebenen, automatisch gestapelt mit CombineZ.

Aus der von Schilf bewachsenen Uferzone eines Regenrückhaltebeckens in Kiel. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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Hymenomonas roseola
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