Hydra, SEM

Hydra, SEM

C037/6463 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.6MB

Downloadable file size: 1.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Hydra. Scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of Hydra sp., a minute aquatic invertebrate of the phylum Cnidaria. These animals have typical cnidarian features: radial symmetry, saclike bodies with only one opening, and stinging tentacles for catching prey. They spend their entire lives as sedentary polyps and are hermaphrodites, where each hydra has testes on its stalk that can fertilise any eggs. When conditions are good the hydra can also reproduce asexually, with young simply budding from the adult's body. Magnification: x30 when printed 10cm wide.

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

Keywords: animal, aquatic, biological, biology, black and white, cnidaria, cnidarian, coelenterate, fauna, freshwater, hermaphrodite, hydra, hydra sp., invertebrate, invertebrates, monochrome, nature, polyp, radial, radially, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sem, tentacles, wildlife, zoological, zoology

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