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Nitzschia longissima

Average size is 150-450µ long, typically seen at 200µ, and 6-7µ wide. Total volume averages 1153.75. This species is cosmopolitan appearing in many bodies of water around the world. Frequently mistaken for Cylindrotheca closterium.