This drawing was made by Stuart Hedley and David Patterson Image copyright: S. Hedley and D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Protsville drawings of freshwater protists
|Description of Pinaciophora: Filose amoebae 15-80 microns across, covered by a layer of tangential plate scales penetrated by several large pores and numerous small hexagonal pores (visible only by electron microscopy). Normally consume detritus and algae. |