Caption: Several Spirostomum, among the largest ciliates, swim past camera. These wormlike protozoa move by beating hairlike cilia that cover their bodies and which can be seen along their outer edges in this scene. Recorded under enhanced-color Nomarski DIC with a horizontal field of view of approximately 300 microns.

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Keywords: animal-like, animallike, beat, cells, cilia, freshwater, micro, microorganism, microscopic, organism, pond, protist, protozoa, single cell, spirostomum, spirostomum ciliate protozoa, swim, unicelluar, worm-like, wormlike

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Spirostomum ciliate protozoa

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