Pleodornia at 200x

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A cluster of Pleodorina (a green alga) colonies at 200x magnification.  Each colony consists of a few dozen cells, all arranged in a circular sphere (much like Volvox, but smaller).  The cells are are stained purple.
A cluster of Pleodorina (a green alga) colonies at 200x magnification. Each colony consists of a few dozen cells, all arranged in a circular sphere (much like Volvox, but smaller). The cells are are stained purple.
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Keywords:
  • Pleodorina
  • colonial
  • green algae
  • microscope
  • perkins
  • protists