Urocentrum turbo O.F.Müller 1786
Urocentrum turbo, brightfield image
Urocentrum turbo; ventral side. Focus plane on the mouth region (oral apparatus OA). Also visible is the ciliary field (asterisk), from which the caudal cirrus (CC) originates. (2)
Urocentrum turbo; showing the ventral side with the oral apparatus (OA) on the left side; the dorsal side is on the right. Also visible is part of the macronucleus (MA) and the caudal cirrus (CC).(2)
Urocentrum turbo; visible are: anterior belt of cilia; equatorial belt of cilia; posterior belt of cilia. and the caudal cirrus.
Urocentrum turbo, together with Paramecium caudatum (left). (1)
Urocentrum turbo; focus plane on the cortex on the dorsal side of the cell. aBC: anterior belt of cilia; eBC: equatorial belt of cilia; pBC: posterior belt of cilia. The spindle-shaped bodies at the "north pole" and the "south pole" are extrusomes.
Location: Gevelsberg, Grünes Klassenzimmer (puddle with detritus) (1); Hattingen Oberstüter; garden pond (2)
Habitat: detritus(1),(2)
Date: 18.8.2006 (1); 24.11.2015 (2)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
plingfactory