Peridinium

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Peridinium

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A dinoflagellate protozoan from a FW seepage
Oly 40x Splan Apo + NFK 2.5x 22 frames @ 1µ, flash, ZS PMax
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Post by fpelectronica »

Beautiful photography.
The dinoflagellates are difficult to photograph
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Post by Charles Krebs »

I agree with Francisco... these are a difficult subject! Nicely done!

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Post by NikonUser »

Thanks Francisco & Charles.
These are not common in my samples. This is the only one I have seen in over 1 month of looking.
NU.
student of entomology
Quote – Holmes on ‘Entomology’
” I suppose you are an entomologist ? “
” Not quite so ambitious as that, sir. I should like to put my eyes on the individual entitled to that name.
No man can be truly called an entomologist,
sir; the subject is too vast for any single human intelligence to grasp.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr
The Poet at the Breakfast Table.

Nikon camera, lenses and objectives
Olympus microscope and objectives

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