Caption: Rotifer. Light microscope footage of a Brachionus sp. freshwater rotifer. This species can also be found in brackish (slightly salty) or alkaline waters. The protruding crown-shaped corona (right) possesses beating hair-like cilia which create a current that sweeps food, such as unicellular green algae, into the mouth. Filmed with differential interference contrast illumination.

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