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Phycology Section
Patrick Center for Environmental Research

Algae collection site:
Pennypack Creek

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Pennypack Creek


   See lists of: 2 samples | 27 diatoms | 1 non-diatoms for this site.

   site code: PH-PENN175
   site_id: 196511
   NEON domain: not applicable
   city: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PA)
   latitude in decimal: 40.050000
   longitude in decimal: -75.031000
   elevation in feet: 23.000000000
   client code: PENN175
   waterbody type: stream / river
   ecoregion:
     Eastern Temperate Forests
       Southeastern USA Plains
         Northern Piedmont
   county: Philadelphia
   country: United States (US)

 
2 algae samples were collected at this site:
 
   sample PH0002 - 2007  Richest-Target Habitat (RTH), collected 05/10  
   sample PH0005 - 2008  Richest-Target Habitat (RTH), collected 05/28  

 
27 diatom species found at this site:

   diatom, NADED ID 2132 - Achnanthes subhudsonis var. kraeuselii (Cholnoky) Cholnoky
   diatom, NADED ID 1010 - Achnanthidium minutissimum (Kützing) Czarnecki
   diatom, NADED ID 1036 - Achnanthidium rivulare Potapova et Ponader
   diatom, NADED ID 7043 - Amphora pediculus (Kützing) Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 20007 - Cyclotella meneghiniana Kützing
   diatom, NADED ID 197001 - Diadesmis confervacea Kützing
   diatom, NADED ID 27013 - Diatoma vulgaris Bory
   diatom, NADED ID 218001 - Fistulifera pelliculosa (Brébisson) Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 37010 - Gomphonema parvulum (Kützing) Kützing
   diatom, NADED ID 46527 - Navicula cryptotenella Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 46023 - Navicula gregaria Donkin
   diatom, NADED ID 46859 - Navicula lanceolata (Agardh) Kützing
   diatom, NADED ID 46039 - Navicula minima Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 46538 - Navicula perminuta Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 46562 - Navicula subminuscula Manguin
   diatom, NADED ID 48004 - Nitzschia amphibia Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 48008 - Nitzschia dissipata (Kützing) Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 48013 - Nitzschia frustulum (Kützing) Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 48122 - Nitzschia inconspicua Grunow
   diatom, NADED ID 48025 - Nitzschia palea (Kützing) Smith
   diatom, NADED ID 155017 - Planothidium frequentissimum (Lange-Bertalot) Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 155003 - Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 2508001 - Platessa conspicua (Mayer) Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 55002 - Reimeria sinuata (Gregory) Kociolek et Stoermer
   diatom, NADED ID 57002 - Rhoicosphenia abbreviata (Agardh) Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 65064 - Surirella brebissonii var. kuetzingii Krammer et Lange-Bertalot
   diatom, NADED ID 65048 - Surirella minuta Brébisson
 
1 non-diatom species found at this site:

   non-diatom, NADED ID 893002 - Pleurocapsa minor Hansgirg



 


 
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