Amphidinium pellucidum Herdman, 1922

Synonym names

  • Heterocapsa rotundata

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
H

Biovolumes

Species Amphidinium pellucidum
Author Herdman 1922
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order GYMNODINIALES
Trophy HT
Geometric shape flattened ellipsoid
Formula p/6*l*d1*d2
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 38-43x20-25
Length(l1), µm 40.0
Diameter(d1), µm 22.0
Diameter(d2), µm 14.7
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 6 788
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 856

Source

Olenina, I., Hajdu, S., Edler, L., Andersson, A., Wasmund, N., Busch, S., Göbel, J., Gromisz, S., Huseby, S., Huttunen, M., Jaanus, A., Kokkonen, P., Ledaine, I. and Niemkiewicz, E. 2006 Biovolumes and size-classes of phytoplankton in the Baltic Sea HELCOM Balt.Sea Environ. Proc. No. 106, 144pp. (PDF),
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