Euglena acus Ehrenb.

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Euglena acus

Photographer/artist Birger Skjelbred

Additional image information

Title
Euglena acus
Photographer/artist
Birger Skjelbred
Copyright holder
Birger Skjelbred
Copyright stamp
Birger Skjelbred
Institute
NIVA
Contributing organisation
NIVA
Contributor
Birger Skjelbred
Sampling date
19.08.2013
Geographic area
Lake - Norway
Location
Vansjø
Latitude, degree
59.42025
Longitude, degree
10.81409
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
No preservation
Contrast enhancement
DIC/Nomarski
Stain
No stain
Image galleries
Freshwater

Synonym names

  • Lepocinclis acus

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Euglena acus
Author Ehrenberg 1830
Division EUGLENOPHYTA
Class Euglenophyceae
Order EUGLENALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cone
Formula p/12*d^2*h
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 7-9x80-120
Height(h), µm 95.0
Diameter(d1), µm 8.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 1 591
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 219

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),
PEG_BVOL.zip

Change History

  • 2014-11-07 14:16:36 Birger Skjelbred - Updated media metadata for Euglena acus_1.jpg
  • 2014-11-07 14:08:56 Birger Skjelbred - Added media: Euglena acus_1.jpg