By sharing this link, I acknowledge that I have read and understand the Terms and Conditions.
50.0 MB (11.2 MB compressed)
5136 x 3402 pixels
43.4 x 28.7 cm ⏐ 17.1 x 11.3 in (300dpi)
MAREK MIS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MAREK MIS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Proteus amoeba. Polarised light micrograph of an Amoeba proteus protozoan. This freshwater single-celled organism feeds on bacteria and smaller protozoa. It uses pseudopodia (cytoplasmic extensions) to engulf its food and for locomotion. Magnification: x200 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
Model release not required. Property release not required.