This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Assorted diatoms, light micrograph

Assorted diatoms, light micrograph

C037/2686

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

FRANK FOX / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY FRANK FOX / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Assorted diatoms. Darkfield contrast light micrograph of a circular arrangement of various diatoms. Diatoms are planktonic unicellular algae. They have a mineralised cell wall (frustule) divided into two halves. The frustule contains silica and provides protection and support. Diatoms form an important part of the plankton at the base of the marine and freshwater food chains. Magnification: x240 when printed at 10 centimetres across.

Release details

Model release not available. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}