Caption: Light microscope footage of an ostracod surrounded by spherical colonies of Volvox algae. Ostracods, or seed shrimp, are tiny crustaceans whose bodies are protected by a hinged shell like that of the unrelated bivalve molluscs. Filmed with darkfield illumination.

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Ostracod with Volvox algae

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Duration: 00:00:22.03

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

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

File size: 570.6M


Capture format: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Codec: Apple ProRes 422

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