FRANK FOX / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY FRANK FOX / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Water flea with eggs. Darkfield illuminated light micrograph of a water flea (order Cladocera) carrying eggs (oval, centre). Water fleas are small crustaceans, commonly found in fresh water. They are filter feeders that ingest algae, protozoa or organic matter, and are a constituent of plankton. Magnification: x70 when printed 10 centimetres wide.
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