Metopus (Protozoa) Movies
Metopus Video No. 1 - A metopus, ringed by a spiral fringe of beating cilia, exhibits its tumbling swimming style; under darkfield illumination at a magnification of 400x with a playing time of 24.9 seconds. Choose a playback format that matches your connection speed: 28.8k (modem), 56.6k (modem), or T1/Cable/DSL, or download this video clip in MPEG format (3.29 MB).
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