Melosira lineata (Dillwyn) C.Agardh

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Melosira lineata

Photographer/artist Pauli Snoeijs

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Title
Melosira lineata
Photographer/artist
Pauli Snoeijs
Copyright holder
Pauli Snoeijs

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Melosira lineata
Author (Dillwyn) C.A. Agardh 1824
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order EUPODISCALES (BIDDULPHIALES, CENTRALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2
Unit cell cell
Size range 13-15x26-34 18-22x40-50
Height(h), µm 30.0 45.0
Diameter(d1), µm 14.0 20.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 4616 14130
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 270 669

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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