Asterionellopsis kariana (Grunow in Cleve & Grunow) Round in Round et al., 1990

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Asterionellopsis kariana

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Title
Asterionellopsis kariana
Photographer/artist
Mats Kuylenstierna
Copyright holder
Maria Kuylenstierna
Institute
University of Gothenburg, Marine botany
Contributor
Bengt Karlson
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Synonym names

  • Asteroplanus karianus

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Asterionellopsis kariana
Author (Grunow in Cleve & Grunow) Round in Round, Crawford & D.G. Mann 1990
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order BACILLARIALES (PENNALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape parallelepiped
Formula l*w*h
Size class 1 2 3
Unit cell cell cell
Size range 4x20-30 4x30-40 4x40-50
Length(l1), µm 25.0 35.0 45.0
Width(w), µm 4 4 4
Height(h), µm 4.0 4.0 4.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 400 560 720
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 37 49 60

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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