From a water sample from a beaver dam.
Huevos de Milnesium en exuvia
From September 12 lichen sample (Staghorn Sumac Tree)
From lichen sample collected yesterday.
Common on lichens, on dead sumac trees
Photographed under magnification. Discovered on lichen.
A part of the Baker University REU program. Tardigrade was found in eastern Kansas, seen here on a slide through a light microscope.
Paramacrobiotus areolatus.In a state of cryptobiosis
Imaged with an Olympus CK2 phase contrast microscope showing movements of the buccal elements.