in vivo view of Colpoda irregularis (KAHL,1931).This species is distinguished by the prominent lobular postoral sac. From culture of rewetted moss and surface soil crust on the surface of rocks in high desert sagebrush (Artemesia sp.) habitat of southwest Idaho.DIC. This image was taken by William Bourland. He now uses a Zeiss Axioskop 2 with Spot Insight and Spot Flex CCD cameras (Diagnostic Instruments). Image copyright: William Bourland, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Freshwater and Terrestrial Microbes of Idaho (USA) and Elsewhere