Cylindrotheca (sill-inn-dro-thee-ka) fusiformis, an elongate and slightly twisted pennate diatom (stramenopile), tends to move in a spiral motion, frustule not heavily silicifed and and can be deformed. 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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