The picture shows the outline, the texture of the cell wall and some dictyosomes producing mucilage for motion (see also inserted image). This multi layer image was built up using 40 high resolution DIC frames with manual stacking technique using Corel Photopaint. The scale bar indicates 50 Ám.
Sample from sphagnum pond situated in the northern alpine region of Austria near Salzburg. Images were taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera. This image was taken by Wolfgang Bettighofer. Image copyright by Wolfgang Bettighofer (www.protisten.de); image used under license to MBL.
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Limnic and marine Protists of Northern Germany and the Alps
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