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    • Diatomeas
  • Japanese
    • 珪藻門
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    • Diatoms
  • Scientific Names
    • Bacillariophyceae
    • Bacillariophyta

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 19, 2016 01:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 19, 2016 01:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 23, 2016 05:13 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

lauraduncan

Date

the past

Place

Mather Cr (Google, OSM)

Description

Site about .5km from mouth of Mather Cr/Kootenay R

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

lauraduncan

Date

the past

Place

St Mary R (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

lesleypeterson

Date

June 21, 2016 07:31 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

matthew46

Date

November 16, 2015 10:39 PM HST

Place

DUMBO (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

matthew46

Date

November 15, 2015 07:41 PM HST

Place

DUMBO (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

josiane

Date

June 8, 2016 03:19 PM BRT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

matthew46

Date

May 21, 2016 11:55 AM HST
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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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