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    Eucaryota : SAR (Stramenopiles, Alveolates, Rhizaria) : Alveolata : Ciliophora : Postciliodesmatophora : Heterotrichea : Heterotrichida : Stentoridae
 
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Tomographical cross-sections through a Stentor coeruleus. AZR = adoral zone of membranelles, MTR = microtubular ribbons, Ma = moniliform macronucleus, BC = buccal cavity. The microtubule ribbons are fully outstretched to give the cell body its maximum size. On the physiology of the microtubular ribbons see Hausmann/Hülsmann/Radek Protistology 3rd ed, Stuttgart, 2003.

Scale bar indicates 50 µm.

Sample from a tropical freshwater aquarium. Sampling date 3/2021. The image was built up using several photomicrographic frames with manual stacking technique. Images were taken using Zeiss Axioplan with Olympus OM-D M5 MKII.

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Place name: Tropical freshwater aquarium  
 
Latitude: 54,3018013     Longitude: 10,07120132
 




Tomographische Schnittbilder durch einen Stentor coeruleus. AZR = Adorale Membranellenzone, MTR = Mikrotubulibänder, Ma = perlschnurartiger Makronukleus, BC = Buccalhöhle. Die Mikrotubulibänder sind vollkommen durchgestreckt, im den Zellkörper die maximale Größe zu verleihen. Zur Physiologie der Mikrotubulibänder vergleiche Hausmann/Hülsmann/Radek Protistology 3rd ed, Stuttgart, 2003.

Multiebenen-Abbildung, manuell gestapelt. Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 50 µm.

Probe aus einem Süßwasseraquarium. Datum der Aufsammlung: 3/2021. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Axioplan, Kamera: Olympus OM-D M5 MKII.

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