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Unformatted text preview: passing through it is refracted as well as absorbed. Therefore, its shape and color are visible through the brightfield microscope. 8. The I2 + KI does two things; it stains the paramecium to make it more visible and also it kills the cells so they are easy to view and stay still. 9. Yes, I believe they are the same species because though they were different colors, they have the same anatomy and sizes. 10. Wet mounts are more interesting because the species is normally moving and shown in its natural environment as opposed to dry mounts. Though permanent dry mounts are easier to see and evaluate 11. ATTACHED...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course BIO 205L taught by Professor Hanson during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '07
- molecular biology