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Daphnia Pulex 1

Daphnia Pulex 1
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Water flea (Daphnia pulex) - Through the transparent carapace you can recognize the intestines, phylopodae and the heart beating fast, outside the long antennae and the compound-eye moved by muscles. On the carapace live tiny Vorticellae.

Daphnia Pulex 2

Daphnia Pulex 2
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Water flea (Daphnia pulex) - A Hydra has paralysed a water flea with the help of its stinging cells and is trying to eat it. Though the mouth cavity is opened as wide as possible it cannot devour the huge animal.