Cylindrospermopsis (sill-in-dro-sperm-op-sis) raciborskii, a blue green alga (cyanobacterium) in which the terminal cells of the trichomes or filaments appear a bit like candle flames. With no membrane bound organelles but sometimes with refractile deposits. Phase contrast 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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