Saccamoeba species with its villous uroid. The two pseudopods protruded during change of direction. During ordinary movement on substrate the appearance is monopodial. Scale bar indicates 10 Ám.
The inserts show states of defecation.
Sample from sphagnum pond Dosenmoor near Neumuenster (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany). This image was 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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