Observation of Daphina

Daphina which can be seen and characterized by flattened leaf-like legs are seen here. The eyes and the antennae can also be observed under foldscope.

Paramecium in pond water

Water sample from fresh water pond (lotus pond) was obtained and observed. After confirming for the presence of a number of paramecium (observed under the microscope. Could not record with foldscope as they were moving very fast), they were culture in hay stack medium for 24 hrs. The medium was observed for the paramecium. Preparation…

Feeding of Rotifers

Freshly collected sample from a pond containing algae was observed under the foldscope.