Monoraphidium Komárk.-Legn.

Description

Biovolumes

Species Monoraphidium
Division CHLOROPHYTA
Class Chlorophyceae
Order CHLOROCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape 2 cones
Formula p/12*d^2*h
Size class 1 2 3
Unit cell cell cell
Size range 1-2x8-12 1x50-60 2.5x6-10
Height(h), µm 10.0 55.0 8.0
Diameter(d1), µm 1.5 1.0 2.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 6 14 13
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 1.1 3 2

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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