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Question About The Development of Unidirectional Movement

Mesoderm is tough, but having two oars in the water keeps you from spinning...

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by Darby
Tue Oct 06, 2009 11:53 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Question About The Development of Unidirectional Movement
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Behaviour of Amoebozoans

... whole flagellum will bend but still only the tip is propelling or pulling the euglena through the water. Cilia on the otherhand are more like tiny oars. So, would the movements of a flagellum be smooth or "jerky"? or will it different depending on the organism itself?

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by bionewbie
Mon Mar 13, 2006 3:22 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Behaviour of Amoebozoans
Replies: 28
Views: 24285

Behaviour of Amoebozoans

... whole flagellum will bend but still only the tip is propelling or pulling the euglena through the water. Cilia on the otherhand are more like tiny oars. :D At present I have no photographs of Euglena but I do have a couple flagellates to show you. The flagellum is marked by an arrow in both images ...

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by Ken Ramos
Mon Mar 13, 2006 2:30 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Behaviour of Amoebozoans
Replies: 28
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Humans evolved from animals that can glide

... too well because that patch of skin allows you to spread your fingers easily. And, it also allows us to swim better with our hands as "Oars".

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by Invader Zim
Thu Mar 02, 2006 10:35 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans evolved from animals that can glide
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