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Nucleus (center) and trailing uroid (upper left) of Amoeba proteus. To the right of the nucleus there are several food vacuoles. In addition many tiny crystals are visible. Scale bar indicates 100 µm.

The specimen was gathered in a tiny freshwater pond at the island of Hiddensee (Baltic Sea, Germany) which shows a fascinating biodiversity of naked and testate amoebae. Images were taken using Zeiss Standard with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.

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Place name: Pond Suploch, Hiddensee (Germany)  
 
Latitude: 54,538638     Longitude: 13,097802
 




Nucleus (in der Mitte) und Uroid am Hinterende (oben links) von Amoeba proteus. Auf der rechten Seite des Kerns liegen mehrere Nahrungsvakuolen. Weiter sind vielen kleine Kristalle sichtbar.Der Messbalken zeigt 100 µm an.
 
Probe aus einem kleinen Süßwasserteich auf der Insel Hiddensee, der eine faszinierende Vielfalt von nackten und beschalten Amöben beherbergt. Mikrotechnik: Zeiss Universal, Kamera: Olympus C7070.

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