Missouri State University

BIO 102 Lab

These are images of organisms that have been found in the freshwater aquaria in the halls outside the classroom in Temple Hall, Missouri State University.

Foraminiferan

Foraminiferan- small single celled organisms belonging to the Kingdom Protista

Vorticella

Vorticella- unicellular ciliated protozoan

Waterflea

Water flea-

Waterworm

Water worm-

nematode

Nematode-cylindrical worms with tapered tail and blunt head. Free-living; common in many aquatic environments and feeds off rotting organic matter.