Ingestion of fluid by Amoeba


ItAmoeba proteus, A. dubia, A. dofleini, orA. radiosa is put into a solution of albumin or into a hypertonic balanced salt solution or a hypertonic solution of calcium gluconate, it rapidly decreases in volume, then numerous tubes filled with fluid are formed. These tubes disintegrate releasing their fluid content inside of the organism. There are… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02674847

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