Lacogromia cassipara - nuclei
Lacogromia cassipara, compressed cell with four nuclei
Compressed test, three nuclei
Specimen with over twenty nuclei
Two smaller nuclei
Left: Nucleus just squeezed out of the cell, right: the same nucleus 40 seconds later, desintegrating
The same nucleus: left: normal structure, nucleus inside the cell; middle: nucleus just squeezed out of the test, left: the same nucleus one minute later.
Nuclei inside the cell
Nuclei, left: stained with acridine orange
Lacogromia cassipara with peduncle and one nucleus
The four nuclei above are from a specimen with ten nuclei. These nuclei were squeezed out of the cell and within some minutes the structure of the nuclei changed. Keep this in mind when describing nuclei.
Nucleus (L) and two nuclei, also from the above mentioned specimen with ten nuclei (R)
Published: Oct. 28, 2016, last updated: Jul. 21, 2017