Meringosphaera mediterranea Lohmann

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Meringosphaera mediterranea

Photographer/artist Bengt Karlson

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Title
Meringosphaera mediterranea
Photographer/artist
Bengt Karlson
Copyright holder
Bengt Karlson
Copyright stamp
Bengt Karlson
Institute
Dept. of Marine botany, University of Gothenburg
Contributing organisation
University of Gothenburg
Contributor
Bengt Karlson
Geographic area
Skagerrak - Swedish coast
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
SEM Scanning Electron Microscopy
Preservation
Not described
Stain
Sputter coated
Image galleries
Skagerrak-Kattegat

Description

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Biovolumes

Species Meringosphaera mediterranea
Author Lohmann 1902
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Tribophyceae (Xanthophyceae, Heterokontae)
Order MISCHOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1 2
Unit cell cell
Size range 5-10 10-15
Diameter(d1), µm 7.5 12.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 221 1 022
Comment * *
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 34 145

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

  • 2012-09-28 13:30:03 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Meringosphaera mediterranea_3.jpg
  • 2012-09-28 13:29:59 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Meringosphaera mediterranea_3.jpg
  • 2012-09-28 13:28:21 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Meringosphaera mediterranea_2.jpg
  • 2012-09-28 13:26:59 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Meringosphaera mediterranea_2.jpg
  • 2012-05-14 21:07:37 Bengt Karlson - Updated media metadata for Meringosphaera mediterranea_1.jpg
  • 2012-05-14 21:06:40 Bengt Karlson - Added media: Meringosphaera mediterranea_1.jpg