Ceratium hirundinella (O.F.Müll.) Dujard.

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Ceratium hirundinella

Photographer/artist Vladyslava Hostyeva

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Title
Ceratium hirundinella
Photographer/artist
Vladyslava Hostyeva
Institute
NIVA
Contributing organisation
NIVA
Contributor
Vladyslava Hostyeva
Geographic area
Lake - Norway
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
No preservation
Contrast enhancement
DIC/Nomarski
Image galleries
Freshwater

Description

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Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Ceratium hirundinella var. silesiacum

Biovolumes

Species Ceratium hirundinella
Author (O.F. Müller) Schrank 1793
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order GONYAULACALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape girdle diameter
Formula 2.3038*d^2.532
Size class 1 2 3
Unit cell cell cell
Size range width: 30-34 width: 34-38 width: 38-42
Diameter(d1), µm 32.0 36.0 40.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 14 910 20 091 26 234
Comment 5; 7 5; 7 5; 7
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 1 792 2 371 3 046

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

  • 2014-12-01 14:58:33 vladysh - Updated media metadata for Ceratium hirundinella_1.jpg
  • 2014-12-01 14:57:24 vladysh - Added media: Ceratium hirundinella_1.jpg