Caption: A Paramecium caudatum is stabbed by a Didinium nasutum using its seizing organ. Didinia are ciliates whose primary prey are Paramecia and can reach sizes of 150-200 microns. Recorded under Nomarski DIC illumination.

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Keywords: animal-like, animallike, carnivore, cell, cells, cilia, didinium nasutum, didinium nasutum ciliate protozoa, eat, feed, freshwater, hold-fast, hunt, micro, microorganism, organism, paramecia, paramecium, pond, predator, prey, protist, protozoa, seize, single, stab, unicelluar

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Didinium nasutum ciliate protozoa

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