Coscinodiscus commutatus Grunow, 1884

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Coscinodiscus commutatus
Author Grunow 1884
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order EUPODISCALES (BIDDULPHIALES, CENTRALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2 3 4 5
Unit cell cell cell cell cell
Size range 70-90 90-110 110-130 130-150 150-170
Height(h), µm 50.0 57.0 58.0 55.0 50.0
Diameter(d1), µm 80.0 100.0 120.0 140.0 160.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 251 200 447 450 655 632 846 230 1 004 800
Comment 6 6 6 6 6
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 6 899 11 019 15 021 18 475 21 236

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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