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Diatom Collection
The California Academy of Science department of invertebrate zoology and geology provides a list of diatom genera with photos of representative species and bibliographic references. The catalog contains a total of 472 species, varieties and forms, comprising 130 genera of diatoms.
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  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
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  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Biology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
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Copyright 2001 California Academy of Sciences
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-STARTINGPOINT-000-000-000-371
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Contact: California Academy of Sciences