Caption: Close up of rotifer showing its crown with beating cilia, and its pulsing mastax, an organ located just below the corona which is used to grind food. Recorded under Nomarksi DIC illumination with a horizontal field of view of approximately 150 microns.

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Keywords: alga, animal, aquatic, bacteria, beat, cilia, corona, crown, eat, feed, freshwater, invertebrate, life, metazoa, micro, microscopic, multicellular, organism, plankton, pond, rotifer, rotor

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