Merismopedia warmingiana Lagerh.

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Merismopedia warmingiana
Author (Lagerheim) Geitler 1932
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 6
Unit cell colony colony colony colony colony
Size range 0.5-1.2 0.5-1.2 0.5-1.2 0.5-1.2 0.5-1.2 0.5-1.2
Diameter(d1), µm 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8
No. of cells/counting unit 1 4 8 16 32 64
Calculated volume, µm3 0.3 1.1 2 4 9 17
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 0.1 0.3 0.5 1.0 2 4
Comment on Carbon calculation based on individual cell 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