Ventral infraciliature of Chilodonella uncinata (EHRENBERG,1838) STRAND, 1928. Stained by the silver carbonate technique (Foissner,W. Europ. J. Protistol.27:313-330;1991).Brightfield. 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
|Description of Chilodonella uncinata: Ovoid body, with a blunt left anterior rostrum 50-90 microns long. The opening to the cytostome is large with a short, wide, straight cytopharyngeal basket. These are five kinetal rows on the right and six on the left. |