SINCLAIR STAMMERS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SINCLAIR STAMMERS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Keratella valga rotifer feeding with eggs attached to its foot, light microscopy. Keratella valga is a small predator, approximately 0.45 millimetres in length, and a fast swimmer. Rotifers can reproduce sexually and asexually. Asexual reproduction occurs in the absence of males through the development of unfertilised eggs. Filmed with darkfield illumination.
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