Lemmermanniella Geitler

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Lemmermanniella flexa Hindák 1985

Cylindrical cells, 1x6 μm; colony 20 μm in diameter

Photographer/artist Irina Olenina

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Title
Lemmermanniella flexa Hindák 1985
Photographer/artist
Irina Olenina
Institute
Department of Marine Research, Environmental Protection Agency
Contributing organisation
HELCOM-PEG
Contributor
Irina Olenina
Caption
Cylindrical cells, 1x6 μm; colony 20 μm in diameter
Sampling date
03-08-2011
Location
South-eastern part of the Baltic Sea, Lithuanian coastal waters
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
Lugols iodine
Image galleries
HELCOM-PEG

Description

Subordinate taxa

Biovolumes

Species Lemmermanniella
Division CYANOPHYTA (CYANOBACTERIA)
Class Nostocophyceae (Cyanophyceae)
Order CHROOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2 3 4 5
Unit cell colony colony colony colony
Size range 0.5-3 0.5-3 0.5-3 0.5-3 0.5-3
Height(h), µm 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
Diameter(d1), µm 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 20 50 100 200
Calculated volume, µm3 1.6 31 79 157 314
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 0.3 6.6 16.5 33.0 66.0
Comment on Carbon calculation based on individual cell based on individual cell based on individual cell based on individual cell based on individual cell

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

  • 2012-06-26 08:39:40 Irina Olenina - Updated media metadata for Lemmermanniella_1.JPG
  • 2012-06-26 08:30:05 Irina Olenina - Added media: Lemmermanniella_1.JPG