FRANCIS CHEE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY FRANCIS CHEE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Vorticella protozoa. Light microscopy of a Vorticella sp. ciliate protozoan. This aquatic organism consists of a bell-shaped head and a stalk that is anchored to substrate. The cilia (tiny hair-like structures) attached to the head are used to capture food and also for movement.
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