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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

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What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 07:20 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 08:53 AM MST

Description

taken from near freshwater inflow

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 08:53 AM MST

Description

taken from near freshwater inflow

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 08:53 AM MST

Description

taken from near freshwater inflow

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 08:53 AM MST

Description

taken from near freshwater inflow

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 08:53 AM MST

Description

taken from near freshwater inflow

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

plewisbradley

Date

August 3, 2016

Description

Didymo Distribution
Sample 77
Cane River Yancey County NC

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

August 3, 2016

Description

Freshwater.

Most likely Rhopalodia.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

August 3, 2016

Description

Freshwater. Something like sp. brevistriata?

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

laurasuarez

Date

August 20, 2016 11:17 AM MDT

Description

It was taken at the provincial Park of Crowsnest pass

Photos / Sounds

What

Didymo Didymosphenia geminata

Observer

plewisbradley

Date

August 19, 2016

Description

Didymo Distribution Sample #20
South Toe River
Yancey County NC USA
Water Temp 12C/59F
Date 8.19.2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Diatoms Class Bacillariophyceae

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 19, 2016 10:30 PM PDT

Description

From freshwater drain right above lake merritt

taken with Bio-Rad ZOE fluorescent imager

Tags

ZOE
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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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