Measuring Number of Algal Symbionts in Hydra viridis

  • R. L. Pardy

Abstract

To determine the number of symbiotic algae living within individual digestive cells, in an intact hydra, or in a population of hydra.

Keywords

Absolute Methanol Digestive Cell Symbiotic Alga Algal Symbiont Dilute Cell Suspension 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. Pardy
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  1. 1.School of Life SciencesUniversity of NebraskaLincolnUSA

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