Merismopedia glauca (Ehrenb.) Kütz.

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Merismopedia glauca (Ehrenberg) Kützing

Photographer/artist Irina Olenina

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Title
Merismopedia glauca (Ehrenberg) Kützing
Photographer/artist
Irina Olenina
Institute
Department of Marine Research, Environmental Protection Agency
Contributing organisation
HELCOM-PEG
Contributor
Irina Olenina
Sampling date
15-06-2010
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
Stain
No stain
Image galleries
HELCOM-PEG

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Merismopedia glauca
Author (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1845
Division CYANOPHYTA (CYANOBACTERIA)
Class Nostocophyceae (Cyanophyceae)
Order CHROOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1 2
Unit cell colony
Size range 3-6 3-6
Diameter(d1), µm 5.0 5.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 4
Calculated volume, µm3 65 262
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 11 44
Comment on Carbon calculation 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

  • 2012-08-10 08:34:04 Irina Olenina - Updated media metadata for Merismopedia glauca_1.JPG
  • 2012-08-10 08:31:48 Irina Olenina - Added media: Merismopedia glauca_1.JPG