dcsimg

in mucus

Image of Chlorophyceae

Description:

Tetraspora (tet-ra-spore-a), a volvocalean green alga in which the cells are located within a mucus matrix. Like Chlamydomonas, there are two apical flagella inserting into an ovate cell, anterior contractile vacuoles, and there is a single large cup-shaped chloroplast. Phase contrast.

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David Patterson and Mark Farmer
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