Plankton Profile: Pennate Diatom

Plankton Profile: Pennate Diatom

Name of microbe: Pennate Diatom Where sample was found: Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study (BATS) site, April 18, 2017, surface water Project: BATS Photo credit: Rachel Parsons, BIOS What role does the microbe play in the ecosystem: Diatoms are a major group of algae....
Plankton Profile: Chaetoceros II

Plankton Profile: Chaetoceros II

Name of microbe: Chaetoceros Where sample was found: Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study (BATS) site, April 18, 2017, surface water Project: BATS Photo credit: Rachel Parsons, BIOS What role does the microbe play in the ecosystem: Chaetoceros is an abundant centric...