The Mystery Diatom Page

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About the diatom

This diatom was found in a coastal environment, the Crystal River Bay of Florida (Gulf Coast)
Diameter is typically about 80-100 u with extremes of 55 and 104.
Striae 9-10 in 10 u.


See them all on one web page!

To find out what it is, you have to get to the bottom of the Diatom home page...
P. Roger Sweets
Biology, Dept., Indiana University