Pigmentocysts and pigment vacuoles, in vivo
Pigmentocysts (dorsal view) of the marine urostylid ciliate, Pseudokeronopsis carnea (Cohn, 1866) Wirnsberger, Larsen & Uhlig, 1987 clustered around bases of dorsal bristles. Paler, more numerous pigment vacuoles are also visible. Collected from a salt water aquarium on the campus of Boise State University, Boise, Idaho. April 2009. DIC. Image by Bill Bourland, he uses a Zeiss Axioskop 2 with a Spot Insight CCD camera (Diagnostic Instruments). Image copyright: William Bourland, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Marine microbes from Idaho
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