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Title: Nassula
Description: Nassula (100 x 64 Micrometre). The cilate is in the process of ingesting a filament of Oscillatoria via its cytopharyngeal basket (seen at 3 o'clock). Discoid remains of other filaments are visible in the cell.
Photographer: Hilda Canter-Lund
Curator: Freshwater Biological Association
Copyright Holder: Freshwater Biological Association
Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association
Note (original item): Record creation date:2008-11-10 15:52:01
Subject Keywords: Predation; cytopharyngeal basket
Taxonomic Keywords: Oscillatoria
Taxonomic Depictions: Nassula

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