Azadinium Elbr. & Tillmann

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Azadinium

Photographer/artist Ann-Turi Skjevik

Additional image information

Title
Azadinium
Photographer/artist
Ann-Turi Skjevik
Copyright holder
Ann-Turi Skjevik
Institute
SMHI
Contributor
Malin Mohlin
Geographic area
Skagerrak - Swedish coast
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
No preservation
Contrast enhancement
DIC/Nomarski
Stain
No stain
Image galleries
Skagerrak-Kattegat

Description

Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Azadinium spinosum

Biovolumes

Species Azadinium
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order GYMNODINIALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape rotational ellipsoid
Formula p/6*d^2*l
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 7-10x12-20
Length(l1), µm 16.0
Diameter(d1), µm 8.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 605
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 88

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),
PEG_BVOL.zip

Change History

  • 2012-10-01 13:49:46 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Deleted media: Azadinium_2.jpg
  • 2011-10-03 08:54:47 Malin Mohlin - Updated media metadata for Azadinium_2.jpg
  • 2011-10-03 08:54:35 Malin Mohlin - Added media: Azadinium_2.jpg
  • 2011-10-03 08:54:03 Malin Mohlin - Updated media metadata for Azadinium_1.jpg
  • 2011-10-03 08:53:46 Malin Mohlin - Added media: Azadinium_1.jpg