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Recent observations

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sarka

Date

June 30, 2015

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Observer

sarka

Date

May 20, 2016

Description

Probably protoperidinium oblongum.

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Square

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alorenz

Date

May 21, 2016 03:43 PM CDT

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karolina

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May 21, 2016

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karolina

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May 14, 2016

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karolina

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May 12, 2016

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karolina

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May 10, 2016

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karolina

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May 4, 2016

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karolina

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May 2, 2016

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karolina

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April 30, 2016

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Observer

karolina

Date

April 28, 2016 08:36 PM EDT

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Observer

karolina

Date

April 28, 2016 08:36 PM EDT
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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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