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1522 hand-selected and searchable references


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About these citations

Our collection of citations was assembled on a per-taxon basis by the diatom specialists contributing to this project (See our Contributors).

Citations include those for original publications, emended descriptions, transfers, taxonomy, morphology, and ecology.

Please note that we are limiting our citations to those most vital to particular taxa; we are not trying to build an exhaustive list. But, if you think we've missed a critical citation for a particular taxon, please send us publication information, for example, authors, date title, journal, and page numbers (Contact Us).

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Spaulding, S.A., Lubinski, D.J. and Potapova, M. (2010). Diatoms of the United States. Accessed on 22 May, 2018.


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