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Beautiful marine diatoms as seen through a microscope. These tiny phytoplankton are encased within a silicate cell wall.

  • Image ID: corp2365, NOAA Corps Collection
  • Photographer: Dr. Neil Sullivan, University of Southern Calif.
  • Orignally uploaded to the English Wikipedia by Wikipedia user Petaholmes

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