Uroglenopsis americana (G.N.Calk.) Lemmerm.

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Uroglenopsis americana

Cell size: 4-6x 8-10 µm (oval cells). Large round colonies, with cells arranged on surface of colony. Cells with two flagella, one very short and one ~4 times cell length. Colonies disintegrate easily in Lugol preservation.

Photographer/artist Helena Höglander

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Title
Uroglenopsis americana
Photographer/artist
Helena Höglander
Copyright holder
Helena Höglander
Institute
Stockholm university, Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences
Contributing organisation
HELCOM-PEG
Contributor
Helena Höglander
Caption
Cell size: 4-6x 8-10 µm (oval cells). Large round colonies, with cells arranged on surface of colony. Cells with two flagella, one very short and one ~4 times cell length. Colonies disintegrate easily in Lugol preservation.
Sampling date
2017-08-21
Geographic area
Baltic Sea - Northern Baltic proper
Location
Askö, B1
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
Lugols iodine
Contrast enhancement
Phase contrast
Stain
No stain
Image galleries
HELCOM-PEG

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  • 2018-12-07 14:30:52 Helena_Hoglander_PEG - Updated media metadata for Uroglenopsis americana_4.jpg
  • 2018-12-07 14:25:58 Helena_Hoglander_PEG - Added media: Uroglenopsis americana_4.jpg
  • 2018-12-07 14:25:29 Helena_Hoglander_PEG - Updated media metadata for Uroglenopsis americana_3.jpg
  • 2018-12-07 14:20:21 Helena_Hoglander_PEG - Added media: Uroglenopsis americana_3.jpg
  • 2014-11-07 13:47:55 Birger Skjelbred - Updated media metadata for Uroglenopsis americana_2.jpg
  • 2014-11-07 13:44:40 Birger Skjelbred - Added media: Uroglenopsis americana_2.jpg
  • 2012-09-14 12:01:21 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Uroglenopsis americana_1.jpg
  • 2012-09-14 12:01:04 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Uroglenopsis americana_1.jpg