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anmar2015

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July 3, 2015

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anmar2015

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July 3, 2015

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karolina

Date

June 19, 2014

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karolina

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June 19, 2014

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karolina

Date

June 13, 2014

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sarka

Date

June 30, 2015

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swampy

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Very common diatom protist in water sample.

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sarka

Date

June 7, 2015

Description

Marine water. In sample containing seaweed.

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sarka

Date

June 7, 2015

Description

In marine water sample containing seaweed.

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sarka

Date

June 7, 2015

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Epiphyte off a seaweed.

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tendresen771

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

Periphyton species: Navicula

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What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Date

March 11, 2015

Description

In stream (sorry no photos)

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Description from Wikipedia

Diatoms are a major group of algae, and are among the most common types of phytoplankton. Most diatoms are unicellular, although they can exist as colonies in the shape of filaments or ribbons (e.g. Fragilaria), fans (e.g. Meridion), zigzags (e.g. Tabellaria), or stars (e.g. Asterionella). Diatoms are producers within the food chain. A unique feature of diatom cells is that they are enclosed within a cell wall made of silica (hydrated silicon dioxide) called a frustule....

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