Caption: Nassula ciliate feeding. Light microscope differential interference contrast (DIC) footage of a Nassula ciliate in water feeding on an Oscillatoria cyanobacterium filament. Nassula ciliates have a specialized oral apparatus for ingesting cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) filaments. Magnification: x390 at 10 centimetres across.

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Keywords: adaptation, alga filament, algae, aquatic, biological, biology, blue-green alga, blue-green algae, ciliate, ciliates, cyanobacteria, cyanobacterium, dic, differential interference contrast, feed, feeding, ingest, ingesting, light micrograph, light microscope, light microscopy, nassula, one, oral apparatus, oscillatoria, protist, protozoa, protozoan, single, single-celled, specialized, unicellular, water, zoological, zoology

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Nassula ciliate feeding

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