Bacillariophyceae


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Bacillariophyceae

the diatoms, a class within the division Chrysophyta. They are unicellular and occur in both marine and freshwater environments; their silicified cell walls are preserved in diatomaceous earth and peat. Diatoms are one of the most important PRIMARY PRODUCERS in the sea and are responsible for the formation of petroleum deposits.
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The gut content analysis revealed that Bacillariophyceae and other nontoxic phytoplankton abundance were higher than that of Dinophyceae or red tide forming phytoplankton.
Epilithic diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from cloud forest and alpine streams in Bolivia, South America.
Epilithic diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from running waters in NW Iberian Peninsula (Galicia, Spain).
Bates (2012).Pseudo-nitzschia (Bacillariophyceae) species, domoic acid and amnesic shellfish poisoning: revisiting previous paradigms.
There are four phyla of algae including red algae (Florideophyceae), brown algae (Phaeophyceae), green algae (Chlorophyta), and diatom (Bacillariophyceae) and two phyla of plants from coastal wetlands including Pteridophyta and Angiospermae [10].
Among the large variety of microalgae, Cyanophyceae, Chlorophyceae, Bacillariophyceae (diatoms), and Chrysophyceae are the most studied for biodiesel production [11].
Tuji, "Observation of developmental processes in loosely attached diatom (Bacillariophyceae) communities," Phycological Research, vol.
Effect of nutrient availability on the biochemical and elemental stoichiometry in the freshwater diatom Stephanodiscus minutulus (Bacillariophyceae).
Se establecieron cultivos clonales de las Clases Bacillariophyceae (Coscinodiscus lacustris), Cyanophyceae (Microcystis aeruginosa; Figura 4d; Aphanizomenon sp.; Figura 4e), Chlorophyceae (Chlorella vulgaris, Ankistrodesmus falcatus, Desmodesmus quadricauda), Conjugatophyceae (Staurastrum gracile), Trebouxiophyceae (Oocystis lacustris) y Zygnematophyceae (Closterium aciculare).