Corethron (core-eeth-ron) hystrix, centric diatom (stramenopile) with siliceous spines emerging from the border of the valves, many girdle bands (not visible) make up the body of the cylinder. With many small plastids. Phase contrast microscopy.
data on this strain. This image is of material from Provasoli-Guillard National Center for Culture of Marine Phytoplankton, images taken by David Patterson and Bob Andersen. Image copyright: Bob Andersen and D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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