This little cryptomonad was found accompanied by Synura uvella.The picture shows clearly the two flagellae, contractile vacuole, the area of ejectosomes, nucleus (n), stigma, and the pyrenoid covered with amylum (cp). The bright dot represents the Maupas body (Mb).
Collection from littoral region (stand of Phragmites
) of a rain storage reservoir in Kiel (Schleswig-Holstein, Germany). This image was taken using Zeiss Universal with Olympus C7070 CCD camera.