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Appears to be a ciliate protist called Vorticella. Image source: Wikimedia (Author: Frank fox, 2010) Vorticella always stood out to me because of their long, narrow stalk they use for anchoring with ciliate-lined bell-shaped oral end. Image source: MicrobeWiki (originally from Haw River Program) Fun fact from Wikipedia: The stalk is made up of the ...


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