Merry Christmas

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Merry Christmas

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To my microscopic friends all over the world: Merry Christmas and a happy new year!

With seasons greetings,
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Thank you Ecki!
The same for you and all the partners of the forum

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Post by Ecki »

Thanks Carlos!

This Xmas image has a riddle included. What is this "tree" in reality?

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Post by carlos.uruguay »

Ja ja ja!
I have no idea! Fungi?

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No! :smt114

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Post by leonardturner »

Is it growing out of a leaf?

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No! :smt114 :smt114

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Merry Christmas to all members :wink: :smt114
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Post by Ecki »

Here comes a hint: this is a feeding organelle.

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Post by Marek Mis »

Ecki,

Very interesting image ! What was the magnification if it ?

Merry Christmas to you, too and to our other members.

Marek

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Post by leonardturner »

A villus, I would guess of plant rather than animal origin?

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Post by Ecki »

Here come two more images, showing the organelle in different "states".

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Marek, the magnification is approximately 35.000. The last image provides a scale bar.

:smt114 :smt114 :smt114

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Post by carlos.uruguay »

It is hard! Give us some hint

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Trichocyst?
Leitz Ortholux 1, Zeiss standard, Nikon Diaphot inverted, Canon photographic gear

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Trichocyst
Close - but wrong.

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