The picture shows the charcteristic layer of mucilage armed with siliceous scales around the cell body, and the fine axopodia with numerous extrusomes. Scale bar indicates 25 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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