Coralline algae

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  1. LikesFish

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    Not sure what happened to my post on Coralline algae... Try 2:

    Here are some photos. They are hard to photograph because they are thick and almost opaque. Also, they are very brittle so getting a sample is not easy.

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    40x, DIC, 69 image stack using Helicon Focus method C

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    40x, BF, 36 image stack using Helicon Focus method C

    and my favourite... Showing the calcareous cell walls clearly.
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    40x, POL, 23 image stack using Helicon Focus method A.
     
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  3. Smithers

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    Very cool pictures, love the last one.
     
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    Great shots, love them
     
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    Thanks Waldo! Great photos as always.
     
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    You always amaze me with your pics thanks for sharing boet:thumbup:
     
  7. LikesFish

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    Thanks guys. Appreciate the kind words.
     
  8. the fish

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    like always this is pretty amazing.
     
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    The little dots - are those fenestrae in the calcerous walls?
     
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    it is this one
     
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    Eh? :)
     
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