Uploaded by · Pedro Machado [+]

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FIGURE. 15 Ore R. Spermatid separated from syncytium. Microtubules surround crystalloid (c), degenerating mitochondrial derivative (m2), and axial filament. Glutaraldehyde, Os04. X 52,500.

Figure notes

crystalloid (c) - paracrystalline body of primary mitochondrial derivative degenerating mitochondrial derivative (m2) - secondary mitochondrial derivative

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Image summary

  • Species · Drosophila melanogaster
  • Reference · Shoup JR, J Cell Biol 32(3), 1967 · Pubmed · CrossRef
  • Submitted by · Pedro Machado on 08/10/2010.
  • Published by · Zita Santos on 11/18/2011.

Image annotation

  • Cilium
    • Motile

      Yes
    • Axoneme
      • Number of axonemes

        1
      • Symmetry

        Yes
      • Fold symmetry

        9
      • Number of microtubules

        2
      • Central microtubules

        2
      • Radial spokes

        Yes
      • Inner dynein arms

        Yes
      • Outer dynein arms

        Yes
      • Projections to membrane

        Yes
      • Accessory microtubules

        Yes
    • Extra axonemal structures
      • Mitocondria

        Yes

Image extra structures

  • Extra structures · mitochondrial derivatives