GOODE at ZOOL.UMD.EDU
Mon Dec 4 14:43:00 EST 1995
As far as I know, no one successfully cultures Pelomyxa long term in
the lab. We can collect it from a pond locally in Maryland, but it
is a lot of work for a few (admittedly huge) specimens.
If you or someone from your lab is in the Wash. DC area, I could
take you to our "secret" site.
Dept of Zoology
University of Maryland
protista at net.bio.net > From: hosoi-hma at umin.u-tokyo.ac.jp
> Subject: wanted Amoeba
> Date sent: Tue, 17 Oct 1995 03:27:47 GMT
> I am looking for some amoeba, Pelomyxa spp. for the electron
> microscopic observations. Don't you have some stock cultures of these
> If there is the person who can kindly give to us, please inform to
> me by e-mail.
> Mitsuteru Hosoi
> Kasumi-1-2-3, Minami-ku, Hiroshima Japan
> Hiroshima Univ. School of Dentistry,
> mhosoi at ue.ipc.hiroshima-u.ac.jp or
> hosoi-hma at umin.u-tokyo.ac.jp
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