Credit: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Rhabdonema. Animated coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a colony of the marine diatom Rhabdonema sp. The diatoms are a group of photosynthetic, single-celled algae containing about 100, 000 species. They form an important part of the plankton at the base of the marine and freshwater food chains. The characteristic feature of diatoms is their intricately patterned, glass-like cell wall, or frustule. The frustule often has rows of tiny holes, known as striae.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: alga, algae, algal, biological, biology, blue background, colony, coloured, diatom, false-coloured, marine, microbiological, microbiology, phytoplankton, plankton, rhabdonema, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sea life, sem, single cell, single celled, single-cell, single-celled, unicellular, water

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.

Colonial diatom rhabdonema, SEM

K005/0362 Rights Managed

Downloadable master

Duration: 00:00:16

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 196.2M

Original

Capture format: Digital Rostrum

Frame size: 5697x3067

Codec: Photo - JPEG

Please contact Science Photo Library if you require the original, or other formats.

 

Save watermarked comp

Request un-watermarked file

Price clip Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator