(O. F. Müll.) Hendy (1951)
Colonies of this diatom are motile. Members (with their long axes parallel to one another) slide against their neighbors in a coordinated fashion, allowing the entire structure to expand or contract.
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- Gordon, Richard (2016-01-22). "Partial synchronization of the colonial diatom Bacillaria "paradoxa"". Research Ideas and Outcomes. 2. doi:10.3897/rio.2.e7869. ISSN 2367-7163.
- Youtube video showing colony motility: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPfhjazILYA
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