Living diatoms/algae III but with parasites

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Living diatoms/algae III but with parasites

#1 Post by ImperatorRex » Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:09 pm

As far as I can see these alage are having some parasites...

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Re: Living diatoms/algae III but with parasites

#2 Post by WhyMe » Sat Feb 29, 2020 6:30 pm

Nice!

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Re: Living diatoms/algae III but with parasites

#3 Post by 75RR » Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:09 am

Nice! Always good to see live diatoms. Fresh water?
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#4 Post by ImperatorRex » Wed Mar 04, 2020 6:49 pm

Thank you for the feeback.

75RR: yes samples taken from freshwater, a de-watering channel. Not too much interesting stuff, but more than I first expected.

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Re: Living diatoms/algae III but with parasites

#5 Post by 75RR » Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:25 pm

Thanks ImperatorRex
As far as I can see these algae are having some parasites...
Most probably Epibionts rather than Parasites.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epibiont
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