Coscinodiscus asteromphalus Ehrenberg, 1844

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Coscinodiscus asteromphalus
Author Ehrenberg 1844
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order EUPODISCALES (BIDDULPHIALES, CENTRALES)
SFLAG CF
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Unit cell cell cell cell cell cell cell cell
Size range 90-110 110-130 130-150 150-170 170-230 230-300 300-350 350-400
Height(h), µm 50.0 60.0 70.0 80.0 90.0 100.0 150.0 175.0
Diameter(d1), µm 100.0 120.0 140.0 165.0 200.0 265.0 325.0 375.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 392 500 678 240 1 077 020 1 709 730 2 826 000 5 512 663 12 437 344 19 318 359
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 9 908 15 440 22 466 32 681 49 124 84 457 163 387 233 515

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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