Metadinium in rumen fluid

DBT Foldscope scheme – “Foldscope for dignosis of rumen acidosis and parasitic infection in cattle”.

Rumen fluid was collected from a healthy cow. Smear was prepared with one drop of rumen fluid, stained with lugol’s iodine and visualized under foldscope. Protozoa under the genus Metadinium was identified based on the morphology- two skeletal plates fused poateriorly, flattened ellipsoidal body.

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  1. MananSuri says:

    This series of post is so good! You are using the foldscope so productively. Inspired by you Sir.

    1. lakshmisundaram says:

      Thank you sir for your comments

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