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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Prasad, A.K.S.K. et al.(2000). Marine diatom genus Climaconeis (Berkeleyaceae, Bacillariophyta): two new species, Climaconeis koenigii and C. colemaniae, from Florida Bay, USA. Plycologia,Vol. 39(3), 199-211.
Climaconeis frauenfeldii (Grunow, 1862), Navicula lorenzii (Grunow) Hustedt, 1961)
Valves narrowly linear, with slightly capitate ends and gibbous centres, 175-425µm long, 8-10µm broad at the central part.There are 15-16 bars in 100µm.