Adineta (add-in-eat-a), a rotifer (metazoa). Rotifers typically have stiffened body wall. The corona is retracted in the anterior part of the body in this specimen - visible as the pair of elliptic structures just above the V-shape of the mouth. Phase contrast, text by Hendrik Seegers. This picture was taken by David Patterson and Mark Farmer of material from freshwater sites in the vicinity of the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, USA) in April, 2001 and from collections of organisms maintained at the University. Image copyright: D. J. Patterson and Mark Farmer, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Athens, Georgia, USA
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