Shelled amoeba, light micrograph

Shelled amoeba, light micrograph

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Caption: Shelled amoeba. Polarised micrograph of the testate (shelled) amoeba Arcella sp.. The circular shell is formed form the polysaccharide chitin. This amoeba is found in freshwater ponds and puddles. It can develop vacuoles of carbon dioxide in its body to float up to the water's surface. Magnification: x670 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.

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