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Finlay, B.J., Rogerson, A., & Cowling, A.J., 1988

A Beginner's Guide to the Collection, Isolation, Cultivation and Identification of Freshwater Protozoa

The identification section begins with a Checklist of Characters Useful in Identifying Protozoa, followed by a concise set of glossary diangrams. There are then 20 plates of rather heavy stipple drawings with text opposite illustrating a selection of genera.

Publisher Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO)
Pages 78
ISBN 1 871105 03 X
Coverage Covers the 104 more common genera of freshwater protozoan in Britain.
Illustrations Stipple drawings on right hand pages.
Identify Under a Compound Microscope.
Specimen Prep. Living animals, eg in a hanging drop preparation, or cultured or fixed and/or stained. Brief details of all are given.

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