Amphora commutata Grunow in Van Heurck, 1880

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Amphora commutata

Photographer/artist Pauli Snoeijs

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

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Amphora commutata
Author Grunow in Van Heurck 1880
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 45-50
Height(h), µm 19.6
Diameter(d1), µm 47.6
Diameter(d2), µm 19.6
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 14 355
Comment 8
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 677

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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