Credit: PETER MATULAVICH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Close up of somewhat flattened Paramecium caudatum, a ciliated protozoan, featuring the opening and closing of its contractile vacuole, an organelle similar to a pump, used to control the water level within protozoa. The green specks are algae cells the Paramecium has consumed. Recorded under Nomarski DIC with a horizontal field of view of approximately 150 microns.

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Keywords: animal-like, animallike, caudatum, cell, cells, cilia, contractile, freshwater, micro, microorganism, organism, paramecium, paramecium caudatum ciliate protozoa, pond, protist, protozoa, single, unicelluar, vacuole

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Paramecium caudatum ciliate protozoa

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