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Oscillatoria limnetica ? Lemm.

a photo of A macroscopic view of Oscillatoria sp.
A macroscopic view of Oscillatoria sp.
Photos courtesy of David Krogmann (Purdue University), Alehandro Lopez (CIBNOR), Mark Schneegurt
(Wichita State University), and Cyanosite, supported by Purdue University
 
a photo of A microscopic view of Oscillatoria limnetica
A microscopic view of Oscillatoria limnetica
Photos courtesy of David Krogmann (Purdue University), Alehandro Lopez (CIBNOR), Mark Schneegurt
(Wichita State University), and Cyanosite, supported by Purdue University

Did You Know?

a photo of treeline in Rocky Mountain National Park

If the current amount of total nitrogen deposition measured at the high-elevation monitoring site in Rocky Mountain National Park (3 kg/ha/yr) was the same throughout the park, the amount of airborne nitrogen entering the park would be equivalent to 35,500 twenty-pound bags of fertilizer. More...