cell & extensions
Thraustochytrid, small group of protists with rounded body and thin extending and branching pseudopodia. Mostly consuming dissolved organic matter from detrital material. Phase contrast. This picture was taken by David Patterson and Michele Burford of material from a commercial prawn farm in Queensland, Australia in 2000. Image copyright: D. J. Patterson and Michele Burford, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Prawn Farm, Queensland, Australia
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