Figure 1-35. Hydra traveling.

Figure 1-35Hydra traveling.

A Hydra can swim, glide on its base, or, as shown here, travel by somersaulting.

From: From Single Cells to Multicellular Organisms

Cover of Molecular Biology of the Cell
Molecular Biology of the Cell. 3rd edition.
Alberts B, Bray D, Lewis J, et al.
New York: Garland Science; 1994.
Copyright © 1994, Bruce Alberts, Dennis Bray, Julian Lewis, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts, and James D Watson.

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