Ceratium Furca and Bacillaria # 010 - January 14, 2009

Ceratium Furca (marine dinoflagellate) and Bacillaria (marine diatom) caught from a sample on January 14, 2009 in the Intracoastal Waterway, Atlantic Ocean, Southeastern United States.
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Bacillaria spp.


Bacillaria, as it sweeps along the microscope slide by movement of the chained segments.

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Taxonomic Hierarchy
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Chromista
Division Bacillariophyta – diatoms
Class Bacillariophyceae
Order Bacillariales Hendey
Family Bacillariaceae Ehrenb.
Genus Bacillaria Gmelin
Bacillaria, Gmelin, Taxonomic Serial No.: 5300

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