Data about Bacillariophyceae

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Ecology

 
habitat
Additional detail
sediment
  • sediment
    Sediment is an environmental substance comprised of any particulate matter that can be transported by fluid flow and which eventually is deposited as a layer of solid particles on the bedor bottom of a body of water or other liquid.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002007
Environments - EOL project  

Notes

 
percent species currently described
Additional detail
9
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
percent synonyms
Additional detail
75
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
described (accepted)
Additional detail
5,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
total unknown species (expert opinion)
Additional detail
50,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  
 
undiscovered morphospecies (not yet collected)
Additional detail
50,000
Appeltans et al, 2012  

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