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Recent observations

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Observer

sarka

Date

July 4, 2016

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Square

Observer

mindymorales

Date

July 14, 2016 12:41 PM HST

Description

Collected in plankton tow in Lower Gar Lake

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Square

Observer

sarka

Date

July 1, 2016

Description

From pond water.

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Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

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Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

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Square

Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

Description

There are two different species of Dinophysis in this image.

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Square

Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

Description

Use to be called Dinophysis rotundata.

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Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

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Square

Observer

sarka

Date

June 24, 2016

Description

Possibly sp. pseudolunula or luna.

You are seeing two of them overlapping. These have been treated with formalin.

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Observer

laksiyer

Date

June 13, 2016

Description

From a pond water culture. Ceratium looks best possible bet. For more details on setup see
https://microcosmos.foldscope.com/?p=16915

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Square

What

Dinoflagellates Phylum Dinophyta

Observer

cae1

Date

June 4, 2016

Description

Large swatches of rust/burgandy material in the water here. Not floating on top. Some kind of algal bloom? Iim guessing its a dinoflagellate. I walk here weekly and have never seen this before, but it's been unusually warm.

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Observer

karolina

Date

June 4, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

The dinoflagellates (Greek δῖνος dinos "whirling" and Latin flagellum "whip, scourge") are a large group of flagellate protists. Most are marine plankton, but they are common in fresh water habitats as well. Their populations are distributed depending on temperature, salinity, or depth. Many dinoflagellates are known to be photosynthetic, but a large fraction of these are in fact mixotrophic, combining photosynthesis with ingestion of prey, (phagotrophy). In terms of number of species, dinoflagellates form one of...

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