Dictyocysta mitra Haeckel, 1873 & what it ate
Description The image on the left is transmitted light showing the cell inside the lorica or shell- and on the right an image with epifluorescence showing the cell macronucleus (green), an ingested chlorophyll-containing algal cell (red) and two Synechococcus cyanobacteria cells (yellow-orange).
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added on 2010-12-12427 viewsWoRMS taxa Dictyocysta mitra Haeckel, 1873checked Dolan, John 2016-03-11
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