Uploaded by · Pedro Machado [+]

Figure legend

FIGURE 16 Ore R. Mature sperm axial filament and crystalloid (c). Arrows indicate peripheral singlets. Os04. X 300.00.

Figure notes

peripheral singlets - Axoneme accessory microtubules

Image details

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

        4
      • 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