Gymnochlora (jim-know-clore-a), one of the amoeboid algae but like other members of the chlorarachniophytes the plastids result from a secondary endosymbiotic event involving a eukaryotic green alga, a nucleomorph is present. With bright green plastids and fine irregular pseudopodia. 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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