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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

kerrylhoward

Date

August 2, 2015

Description

Marginal costae: 5 in 5um
1 process on valve face

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mindymorales

Date

July 19, 2016 09:50 AM HST

Description

Collected in Freda Haffner Kettlehole State Preserve wetland.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

crog3

Date

July 19, 2016 06:46 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mindymorales

Date

July 12, 2016 03:51 PM HST

Description

Collected in plankton tow at GLEON buoy on West Okoboji

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

joycefan

Date

July 14, 2016 06:16 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

elliot403

Date

July 12, 2016 06:23 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

mfossi

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

mfossi

Date

July 10, 2016 10:15 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

mfossi

Date

July 9, 2016 12:14 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

July 10, 2016 10:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

laurasuarez

Date

July 10, 2016 02:00 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

laurasuarez

Date

July 10, 2016 11:19 AM MDT
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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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