Klaus D. Kemp - Microlife Services
Specialist in diatom microslides and diatom arrangements


Microlife Services - Historical References

Some historical references to the Diatomaceae


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    Micrographic Dictionary - Griffith and Henfrey 1883 Fourth Edition
  1. Plate 15 - Diatomaceae
  2. Plate 16 - Diatomaceae
  3. Plate 18 - Fossil Diatomaceae
    William B. Carpenter - The Microscope and its Revelations 1862 Third Edition
  1. Plate 11 - The frontispiece
    Jabez Hogg - The Microscope. Its History, Construction and Application - Fifteenth Edition - 1898
  1. Plate 11 - Diatomaceae, Recent and Fossil
    M. C. Cooke - One Thousand Objects for the Microscope - New Edition 1900
  1. Plate 4 - Diatoms
    J. D. Macdonald - A guide to the Microscopical Examination of Drinking Water - 1875 Plate 10
  1. Plate 10 - 34 Types of Fresh Water Diatomaceae
    Mungo Ponton - Diatomaceae Plates
  1. Plate 1
  2. Plate 2
  3. Plate 3