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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vorticella

Vorticella is a genus of bell-shaped ciliates that have stalks to attach themselves to substrates. The stalks have contractile myonemes, allowing them to pull the ...

www.britannica.com/science/Vorticella

Vorticella: Genus of the ciliate protozoan order Peritrichida, a bell-shaped or cylindrical organism with a conspicuous ring of cilia (hairlike processes) on the oral ...

eol.org/pages/62021/overview

As with the majority of peritrich ciliates, Vorticella has a bell-shaped body and attached to the substrate by means of a stalk. The stalk is contractile, there is an ...

microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Vorticella

Aug 7, 2010 ... Vorticella spp. Dennis Kunkel Microscopy Inc. A Vorticella. Numbered ticks are 20 µM apart. Photograph by Bob Blaylock. A bunch of Vorticella.

www.microscope-microscope.org/applications/pond-critters/protozoans/ciliphora/vorticella.htm

Information about the vorticella with drawings and links to color images.

www.els.net/WileyCDA/ElsArticle/refId-a0001975.html

Many species of the genus Vorticella are common ciliates living in many types of aquatic habitats.

biologywise.com/vorticella-facts

It is really interesting to know the behavioral pattern of vorticella, for instance, how the cilia of the bell shaped vorticella disappear when not required.

www.microscopyu.com/gallery-images/vorticella-protozoan-videos

Vorticella (Protozoan) Videos. These bell-shaped ciliates live in fresh or salt water attached by a slender, unciliated stalk to aquatic plants, surface scum, ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Vorticella&v=YHb2JaujIPo
Oct 23, 2006 ... This clip shows the development and movement of food vacuoles very clearly.