Obelia geniculata

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wpo
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Obelia geniculata

Post by wpo »

Hello all,

I want to show my first photomicrographic picture in this community:

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A medusa of Obelia geniculata, a marine living cnidarian, only about one millimeter size. I found this medusa on a microscopical slide made by Schlüter & Mass, Halle an der Saale/Germany, round about 80 years ago. I do not know which dye was used for contrasting the specimen but it fluoresces quite wunderful under green light.

The data are recorded with a LEICA SP8 confocal microscope and the 3d-anaglyph (red-cyan) is generated with Bitplane Imaris 8.2

Best regards

Wolfgang

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Very nice stereo!
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a favourite subject to be mounted (permanent slide mount with Canada Balsam) by students in university practical zoology exams (been there, done that!)
NU.
student of entomology
Quote – Holmes on ‘Entomology’
” I suppose you are an entomologist ? “
” Not quite so ambitious as that, sir. I should like to put my eyes on the individual entitled to that name.
No man can be truly called an entomologist,
sir; the subject is too vast for any single human intelligence to grasp.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr
The Poet at the Breakfast Table.

Nikon camera, lenses and objectives
Olympus microscope and objectives

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Nice!!

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Post by Sumguy01 »

:D Very nice.
Thanks for sharing.

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