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Selected Images of the Day from www.the-scientist.com

By | January 1, 2015

FANTASTIC FEEDERS: Bdelloid rotifers are microscopic freshwater animals with diverse jaw forms, seen here in a scanning electron micrograph.
Posted: November 10, 2014
PLOS BIOLOGY, DIEGO FONTANETO
BOTANICAL TRANSPORT: A cross section of a vascular bundle in the leaf of a dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides)
Posted: November 7, 2014
WIKIMEDIA, ROLF-DIETER MUELLER
PINK AND SLIMY: The giant pink slug (Triboniophorus aff. graeffei), recently determined to be a distinct species, can grow up to 8 inches long and lives only on Mount Kaputar in eastern Australia.
Posted: November 24, 2014
PHOTO BY MICHAEL MURPHY

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