Arthrospira (are-throw-spy-ra) maxima, a blue green alga in which the cells are joined end to end to form twisted filaments. Blue green colour comes from distinctive combination of photosynthetic pigments. Differential interference microscopy.
data on this strain. This image is of material from Provasoli-Guillard National Center for Culture of Marine Phytoplankton, images taken by David Patterson and Bob Andersen. Image copyright: Bob Andersen and D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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