By sharing this link, I acknowledge that I have read and understand the Terms and Conditions.
50.0 MB (2.8 MB compressed)
4574 x 3821 pixels
38.6 x 32.3 cm ⏐ 15.2 x 12.7 in (300dpi)
EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Leishmania protozoa and blood cells. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of Leishmania sp. parasitic protozoa with red blood cells (erythrocytes, red). Leishmania is a genus of trypanosomatid protozoa, and is the parasite responsible for the disease leishmaniasis. A variety of different morphological forms appear in the life cycles of trypanosomatids. Shown here are the promastigote (leptomonad) form, the common morphology found in the insect host. Magnification: x 2000, when printed 10 centimetres wide.
Model release not required. Property release not required.