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Subject: APK0000r3k

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  • Quia by Quia

    Does this count as a radiolarian colony, or not because it's missing a distinct outer shell?

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    I discussed that with the scientists a few times and the final answer was they're not Radiolarians but other Protists. So we don't mark them

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  • Quia by Quia

    Okay, thanks! I haven't seen many large clumps of protists.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    These often appear in such clumps.You can tell them apart from Radiolarians since the clump isn't as nicely shaped and miss the distinct

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    transparent 'rim' around (I don't know how to call that!).

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