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Welcome to the Diatom Image Database! The Periphyton Group at Florida International University created and maintains the Diatom Image Database, which includes over 980 diatom taxa found in the greater Everglades region of south Florida. Please send questions or comments about the Diatom Image Database to Franco Tobias .

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Map of south Florida Loxahatchee (LOX) WCA 2A WCA 3A Biscayne Bay Shark River Slough (SRS) Taylor Slough (TS) Florida Bay Everglades National Park (ENP) Everglades National Park (ENP)

Amphora sp. F32

Valves semi-lanceolate with drown out and sub-capitate apices that are somewhat bent towards ventral side. Ventral margin is convex in the center. Dorsal striae ca. 24µm in 10µm, ventral striae are not visible under LM. Lenght ca.12.5µm, width ca.4µm. Located: PFBBK2P (0.50), loc. 45 x 100
  • Southeast Florida Coastal Mangroves
  • Florida Bay Paleo Project

  • Sample localities:
  • Florida Bay