Centropyxis amoeba test

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pwnell
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Centropyxis amoeba test

Post by pwnell »

I found another one, this time I tried to get a little bit closer.

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20131221-DSLR_IMG_0016-Edit.jpg by pwnell, on Flickr
Tropical aquarium - Centropyxis amoeba test, 40x, DIC, HF B+A

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20131221-DSLR_IMG_0056-Edit.jpg by pwnell, on Flickr
Tropical aquarium Centropyxis amoeba test, 60x, DIC

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20131221-DSLR_IMG_0162.jpg by pwnell, on Flickr
Tropical aquarium - Centropyxis amoeba test, 60x, FLUO-C6

It is clear from the last image that the diatoms used in the test are all dead - the diatoms / cyanobacteria / algae fluorescing I presume are not part of the test but rather just hitching a ride.

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Post by Marek Mis »

Very interesting and great quality images !

Marek

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