Euglenales Buetschli

Description

Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Euglenaceae
Peranemaceae
Phacaceae

Biovolumes

Species Euglenales
Division EUGLENOPHYTA
Class Euglenophyceae
Order EUGLENALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape flattened ellipsoid
Formula p/6*l*d1*d2
Size class 1 2 3 4 5
Unit cell cell cell cell cell
Size range 9x30 11x75 10x180 5x50-70 7-9x20-30
Length(l1), µm 30.0 75.0 180.0 25.0
Height(h), µm 60.0
Diameter(d1), µm 9.0 11.0 10.0 5.0 7.5
Diameter(d2), µm 5.0 5.0 5.0 7.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 707 2 159 4 710 393 736
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 102 292 607 59 106

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