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Cilia

noun, plural form of cilium

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Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom

... production. Amoebas are found in fresh or salt water, damp soil. They are heterotrophic I think feed on other microscopic organisms like algae and ciliates. These are ingested into the cell by pseudopodia or false feet, they surround the prey and trap it in tiny drop of water forming food vacuole. ...

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by Ayeshaa
Thu May 10, 2012 3:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom
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Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom

... production. Amoebas are found in fresh or salt water, damp soil. They are heterotrophic I think feed on other microscopic organisms like algae and ciliates. These are ingested into the cell by pseudopodia or false feet, they surround the prey and trap it in tiny drop of water forming food vacuole. ...

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by Ayeshaa
Tue May 08, 2012 2:31 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom
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Views: 4778

Blob with cilia around it?

... look under the microscope, and I came across this @ 1000x oil immersion. It didn't seem to have any distinct form to it, and it was surrounded in cilia. Wasn't motile at all as far as I could tell. Any ideas what it might be? I thought maybe I smashed something, but it didn't have any distinguishable ...

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by keeblur
Fri Feb 24, 2012 11:06 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Blob with cilia around it?
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Views: 677

Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... reticulum D) lysosomes A) 17. Which of the following works like a propeller? A) eukaryotic flagella B) prokaryotic flagella C) eukaryotic cilia D) prokaryotic cilia B)

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by billyfisher100
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:46 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)

... endoplasmic reticulum D) lysosomes 17. Which of the following works like a propeller? A) eukaryotic flagella B) prokaryotic flagella C) eukaryotic cilia D) prokaryotic cilia

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by WishIknewbio
Wed Feb 15, 2012 6:02 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help with Homework (fairly easy questions)
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