D. Des Chene (goclenius) wrote,
D. Des Chene

Life under the microscope

Droplet, a website devoted to microscopic images of protozoa. Striking photographs of a variety of tiny creatures, arranged by taxa. At the right is Vorticella, a “sessile, peritrich ciliate”, at 25x. Includes links to the Integrated Taxonomic Information System, a database of information on biological taxa with a nice search engine of other biological databases. Via Ramage’s Marginalia.

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