Planktonic diatoms of Lake Ontario

Technical Report 14



The major species of diatoms in surface collections from Lake Ontario in September 1964 were Asterionella formosa, Fragilaria crotonensis, and Tabellaris fenestrata. Dominant species in the deep-water samples were Stephanodiscus astraea, S. astraea var. mintula, and F. crotonensis. The diatom flora in surface collections varied among several stations in the eastern end of the lake.
Publication type Report
Publication Subtype Organization Series
Title Planktonic diatoms of Lake Ontario
Series title Technical Report
Series number 14
Year Published 1969
Language English
Publisher Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Contributing office(s) Great Lakes Science Center
Description p. 19-26
Larger Work Type Report
Larger Work Subtype Organization Series
Larger Work Title Limnological survey of Lake Ontario, 1964
First page 19
Last page 26
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