Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Midwater ecology
Doliolula equus, a new mesopelagic doliolid
 
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  • Fig. 1:Ventral view of the ciliate symbionts of Doliolula equus (diameter ~ 125-200ยต).
  • Fig. 2: Ciliate symbionts in 'pouch' of D. equus. Note 'pouch' lies above the opaque endostyle.
  • Fig. 3: 100x
  • Fig. 4: 100x
  • Fig. 5: 63x
  • Fig. 6: Ciliate detail of nucleus, micro-nucleus and bacteria (40x - DAPI)

Last updated: Feb. 05, 2009