Diplopsalis Bergh

Description

Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Diplopsalis acuta
Diplopsalis lenticula

Biovolumes

Species Diplopsalis
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order PERIDINIALES
SFLAG CPX
Trophy HT
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1 2 3 4 5
Unit cell cell cell cell cell
Size range 30-40 40-50 50-60 60-70 70-80
Diameter(d1), µm 35.0 45.0 55.0 65.0 75.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 22 438 47 689 87 070 143 720 220 781
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 2 630 5 339 9 397 15 044 22 513

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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