Dictyosphaerium elegans H. Bachm., 1913

Synonym names

  • Mychonastes elegans

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Dictyosphaerium elegans
Author Bachmann 1913
Division CHLOROPHYTA
Class Chlorophyceae
Order CHLOROCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape rotational ellipsoid
Formula p/6*d^2*l
Size class 1
Unit colony
Size range 3x5
Length(l1), µm 5.0
Diameter(d1), µm 3.0
No. of cells/counting unit 4
Calculated volume, µm3 94
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 16.8

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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