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).
Author: Dolan, John
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Dictyocysta mitra Haeckel, 1873
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