FRAGILARIALES Silva, 1962 sensu emend.
(an order of diatoms)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Colony (Click to view)Diatom chains (Click to view)Diatom chains (Click to view)
Family 4 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderFRAGILARIALES (an order of diatoms)
PhylumOCHROPHYTA (a phylum of chromists)
KingdomCHROMISTA (algae)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

FRAGILARIALES (an order of diatoms) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 6 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for FRAGILARIALES (an order of diatoms)
Creative Commons License
This website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International Licence.

Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material on the BioImages website by Malcolm Storey is licensed under the above Creative Commons Licence.

Photographs from other photographers are used with permission but not included under the above CC licence.

BioImages - Virtual Field-Guide (UK)