Caption: Amoeba proteus. Time-lapse light microscope differential interference contrast (DIC) footage of a large freshwater amoeba (Amoeba proteus), with its movement speeded up around 400 times. This amoeba uses pseudopodia (cytoplasmic extensions) to engulf its food and for locomotion. Magnification: x390 at 10 centimetres across.

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Keywords: amoeba proteus, amoebae, amoeboid movement, biological, biology, dic, fauna, footage, light micrograph, light microscope, light microscopy, locomotion, motile, motion, movement, moving, nature, protist, pseudopodia, pseudopods, single-celled, speeded up, time lapse, time-lapse, unicellular, zoological, zoology

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Amoeba proteus, time-lapse footage

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Duration: 00:00:51.05

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 24

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File size: 1.9G


Capture format: EOS 5D MK2

Codec: Uncompressed 8-bit 4:2:2

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