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Caption: Synchaeta pectinata rotifer, light microscopy. A Peridinium dinoflagellate (yellow) can be seen digesting in the rotifer's stomach. The Synchaeta head has a crown of cilia that draws a vortex of water into the mouth. S. pectinata is a small predator, approximately 0.45 millimetres in length. Peridinium are 30-70 micrometres in length and covered in a thick plate armour of thecal plates. Filmed with dark-field illumination.

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Keywords: aquatic animal, aquatic life, biological, biology, cilia, ciliated, corona, darkfield illumination, digesting, dinoflagellate, fauna, feeding, filter feeders, freshwater, invertebrate, light micrograph, light microscope, light microscopy, lm, meiofauna, microbiological, microbiology, microorganism, mixotroph, mixotrophic, nature, optical, peridiniaceae, peridinium, pondlife, predator, prey, rotifers, synchaeta, synchaeta pectinata, synchaetidae, waterlife

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Synchaeta ingesting Peridinium

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