Diatoma constricta (Grunow in Van Heurck) Williams

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Diatoma constricta

Photographer/artist Pauli Snoeijs

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Title
Diatoma constricta
Photographer/artist
Pauli Snoeijs
Copyright holder
Pauli Snoeijs

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Diatoma constricta
Author (Grunow in Van Heurck) Williams 1985
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order BACILLARIALES (PENNALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape parallelepiped
Formula l*w*h
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 10x55-60
Length(l1), µm 57.0
Width(w), µm 10
Height(h), µm 10.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 5 700
Comment 8
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 320

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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