logo

Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.

Science Stock Photography

New Customer, register Here
Returning Customers Log In
 
image
  Lightbox Shopping Cart Stats Your Price Quote Request List is empty
QUICK KEYWORD SEARCH

Advanced Search Advanced Search

Human umbilical cord blood
Click image for the most recent scientific stock photography images
Visit Our Education Site
INFORMATION
New - Express Price Quote

Now available, get a price quote quick.

Zika Virus

We have a new Zika virus image. Please click on the images listed to view further details.


CATEGORIES
 
29433B

Prev. Image       Return to Thumbnail Page Send to Friend Add to Lightbox       Next Image
 
Rights Managed Image ♦ License Required for Use ♦ Photo Credit is Required ♦ Price Quote Request Form


Image #   29433B
Name:   Toxic marine dinoflagellate (Karenia brevis)
Copyright:   Copyright 2011 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Description:   Description: Toxic marine dinoflagellate (Karenia brevis). Karenia brevis (previously known as Gymnodinium breve and Ptychodiscus brevis) is a marine dinoflagellate (microalga) that causes an algal bloom known as toxic red tide (red tide bloom). Dinoflagellates are microscopic, unicellular, flagellated, often photosynthetic protists (algae). K. brevis is a gymnodinioid dinoflagellate with an equatorial groove or girdle containing one flagellum (undulating flagellum) and a second flagellum that trails behind the cell. This dinoflagellate produces a toxin called brevetoxin, which affects the central nervous system of fish. People can become ill with neurotoxic shellfish poisoning (NSP) when they eat shellfish that have accumulated brevetoxin and can also experience respiratory irritation (coughing, sneezing, and tearing) when a red tide bloom is present close to shore. K. brevis has come to be known as the Florida gulf coast red tide organism, it has been implicated in blooms on Florida?s east coast. It has also been implicated in red tide blooms in Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Mexico, and the Carolinas.
Type: SEM
Magnification:* x1,065
    *(Magnifications are based on a 35mm slide image of 24mm in the narrow dimension.)
Keywords:   29433B algae alga dinoflagellate dinoflagellates Karenia brevis toxic bloom toxic marine toxic bloom red tide Florida red tide marine plankton plankton Scott marine plankton phytoplankton SEM marine alga marine algae marine dinoflagellate marine dinoflagellates marine phytoplankton marine planton planktonic red tide dinoflagellate red tide dinoflagellates red tide organism red tide organisms toxic blooms marine toxin salt water alga salt water algae saltwater alga saltwater algae sea water alga sea water algae seawater alga seawater algae toxic blooming algae toxic marine alga toxic marine algae Gymnodinium breve Karenia Gymnodinium Ptychodiscus Ptychodiscus brevis microalga microalgae algae bloom algae blooms algal bloom algal blooms gymnodinioid gymnodinioid dinoflagellate gymnodinioid dinoflagellates red tide bloom red tides 06.01.11 NSP neurotoxic neurotoxic poisoning neurotoxic shellfish neurotoxic shellfish poisoning neurotoxin bloom dinoflagellate bloom dinoflagellates toxic dinoflagellate toxic dinoflagellates marine protist marine protists protist protists gymnodinioids flagella flagellum undulating flagella undulating flagellum algae toxin algae toxins algal toxin algal toxins brevetoxin brevetoxins toxin toxins Florida gulf coast red tide organism Florida red tide bloom Florida red tide blooms Florida red tides respiratory distress respiratory irritation alga bloom alga blooms alga toxin alga toxins eukaryote eukaryotic

Price Quote Request Form

Rights Managed Options - In order to provide a Price Quote, we need to know how the image will be used. Please complete the following Price Quote Request Form. We will respond with a Price Quote by email ASAP (usually the same or next business day).
  • Select "Quote 1" from the "Price Quote Request" field, then select an option from each drop down menu.
  • Use the Comments box to clarify details not adequately covered in the fields below.
  • When finished, click the "Add to Price Quote Request List" button below the comment box.

Price Quote Request:
Format:
Format Detail:
Size:
Duration of Use:
Copies Produced:
Delivery Method:
Comments