Amphora coffeaeformis (C.Agardh) Kütz.

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Amphora coffeaeformis

Photographer/artist Pauli Snoeijs

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Title
Amphora coffeaeformis
Photographer/artist
Pauli Snoeijs
Copyright holder
Pauli Snoeijs

Synonym names

  • Halamphora coffeaeformis

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A
Harmfulness, IOC
This species is included in the IOC-UNESCO Taxonomic Reference List of Harmful Micro Algae.

Biovolumes

Species Amphora coffeaeformis
Author (C.A. Agardh) Kützing 1844
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order BACILLARIALES (PENNALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape oval cylinder
Formula p/4*d1*d2*h
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 25-35
Height(h), µm 10.0
Diameter(d1), µm 30.0
Diameter(d2), µm 12.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 2 826
Comment 8
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 181

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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