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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)

Encyonema neomesianum

Krammer K. (1997):"Die cymbelloiden diatomeen. Eine Monographie der weltweit bekannten Taxa.Teil.1. Allgemeines und Encyonema Part", pg.84,85, Fig. 40:6-9; 54:6,7; 99:4-7
Cymbella turgida var. psudogracilis (Cholnoky 1958), Cymbella mesiana (Cholnoky 1955 pro parte), Cymbella minuta var pseudogracilis (Cholnoky in Patric & Raimer 1975), Cymbella turgida (sensu Cleve 1894, sensu Hustedt 1930, pro parte),
Ecological Preference:
  • Southeast Florida Coastal Mangroves
  • Florida Bay Paleo Project

  • Sample localities:
  • Florida Bay