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Cocconeis scutellum looking like footprints of the first man on the moon. This delicate Aufwuchs was grown on a microscope slide which was placed in a special slide holder hanging in the Bodden waters. Scale bar indicates 25 µm.
 
Collected from Bodden, the brackish waters lying between the isles of Hiddensee and Ruegen (German Baltic Sea). This image was taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: Hiddensee Bodden (Germany)  
 
Latitude: 54,582633     Longitude: 13,115051
 




Das Aussehen der Cocconeis scutellum erinnert etwas an die Fußstapfen des ersten Astronauten auf dem Mond. Die Zellen waren auf einem Objektträger aufgewachsen, der mehrere Tage mittels Halter im Boddenwasser eingehängt worden war. Der Messbalken markiert eine Länge von 25 µm.
 
Probe aus dem Hiddenseer Bodden. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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