Karenia (car-een-ee-a) brevis, small gymnodinioid dinoflagellate, cell with equatorial groove or girdle containing one flagellum, a second flagellum trails behind the cell. With golden chloroplasts, and large globular nucleus in posterior part of the cell, in this image showing the condensed chromosomes. Differential interference microscopy.
data on this strain. This image is of material from Provasoli-Guillard National Center for Culture of Marine Phytoplankton, images taken by David Patterson and Bob Andersen. Image copyright: Bob Andersen and D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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