Diatom Collection

California Academy of Sciences

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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Subject: Biology, Geoscience:Oceanography, Oceanography:Biological
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Bibliography
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14)
Topics: Ocean:Biological Oceanography , Biosphere, Ocean
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography