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What

Carpenter's Rule Diatom Bacillaria paxillifer

Observer

dskeet

Date

November 2, 2017 11:00 AM UTC

Description

Freshwater, motile diatom. Forms colonies as shown. The cells slide past each other on-edge like a fireman's ladder.

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