Merismopedia tenuissima Lemmerm.

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Merismopedia tenuissima

Photographer/artist Susanne Busch

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Title
Merismopedia tenuissima
Photographer/artist
Susanne Busch
Copyright holder
Susanne Busch
Copyright stamp
S.Busch (IOW)
Institute
Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde
Contributing organisation
HELCOM-PEG
Contributor
Susanne Busch
Sampling date
Oct 29, 2005
Geographic area
Baltic Sea - Arkona Basin
Latitude, degree
54
Latitude, minute
04.60
Longitude, degree
14
Longitude, minute
09.60
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
Lugols iodine
Contrast enhancement
Phase contrast
Stain
No stain
Image galleries
HELCOM-PEG

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Merismopedia tenuissima
Author Lemmermann 1898
Division CYANOPHYTA (CYANOBACTERIA)
Class Nostocophyceae (Cyanophyceae)
Order CHROOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1 2 3 4 5
Unit cell colony colony colony colony
Size range 0.4-2.5 0.4-2.5 0.4-2.5 0.4-2.5 0.4-2.5
Diameter(d1), µm 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1 16 32 64 96
Calculated volume, µm3 1.8 28 57 113 170
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 0.4 6 12 24 35
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 07:50:08 Bengt Karlson - Updated media metadata for Merismopedia tenuissima_1.jpg
  • 2012-03-05 08:58:26 Susanne Busch - Updated media metadata for Merismopedia tenuissima_1.jpg
  • 2012-03-05 08:55:40 Susanne Busch - Added media: Merismopedia tenuissima_1.jpg