Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Ecology

diatoms

Small unicellular organisms that are not easily classified as either animal or plant but rather are in their own taxon. They contain chlorophyll and nutritious lipids and are found almost everywhere in the oceans and in freshwater

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)

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