Epiphanes brachionus Ehrenberg 1837
Epiphanes brachionus (Size about 250µ)
Epiphanes brachionus , a specimen infected by parasites (P). A: eyespot; MD: gastric glands; K: trophi.
Epiphanes brachionus: head; focal plane on the sensory bristles (T), muscles (M) and trophi (K).
Epiphanes brachionus: trophi, focal plane on the unci.
Epiphanes brachionus: head with spores of fungal parasites.
Epiphanes brachionus: posterior part of the body and foot infected by parasites.
Epiphanes brachionus: close-up of parasites.
Location: Wahner Heide bei Köln
Substrat: sphagnum bog
Date: 4.6.2010
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
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