Heterosigma Y. Hada ex Y. Hara et M. Chihara

Description

Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Heterosigma akashiwo

Biovolumes

Species Heterosigma
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Raphidophyceae (Chloromonadophyceae)
Order CHATTONELLALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 12-18
Diameter(d1), µm 15.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 1 766
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 242

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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