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Paramecium, Living

Item # 131540

Genus and Species: Paramecium sp.
Optimal Medium: Carolina® Springwater + Wheat Seed
Optimal Temperature: 22° C
Motility: Cilia
Classification: Ciliates



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Each culture contains enough material for a class of 30 students. Please state the expected use date and allow sufficient time for proper handling. A free dropping pipet is included with each culture. Description: Paramecium multimicronucleatum is generally supplied; the organism is characterized by a single macronucleus and 3 or 4 micronuclei. Medium: Carolina® Springwater + Wheat Seed (Protozoan Pellets, item #132360, can be added as extra nutrients). Optimum growth temperature: 22° C.

Helpful Ordering Hint: To ensure you order enough living materials for the number of students in your class, order 1 culture for up to 30 students, 2 cultures for 31 to 60 students, 3 cultures for 61 to 90 students, etc.

  • This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery to arrive on a date you specify during Checkout. To ensure freshness during shipping, a Living Materials Fee may apply to orders containing these items.
Item# 131540
Temperature 22° C
Medium Carolina™ Springwater + Wheat Seed(Protozoan Pellets can be added as extra nutrients)