a parasitizing fungus on a diatom

Images made through a microscope. All subject types.

Moderators: rjlittlefield, ChrisR, Chris S., Pau

Franz Neidl
Posts: 747
Joined: Wed Jan 14, 2009 11:59 am
Location: Italy

a parasitizing fungus on a diatom

Post by Franz Neidl »

These are parasitizing fungi (Chytridiomycota) on a marine diatom. The rod-shaped bodies (outside of the diatom) are probably bacteria.

Objective 40x, DIC, crop



Posts: 2137
Joined: Sun Aug 15, 2010 1:43 pm

Post by Mitch640 »

Wow, everything wants to eat on a Diatom. Very nice image. :)

Post Reply Previous topicNext topic