Peridinium inconspicuum Lemmerm.

Synonym names

  • Peridinium umbonatum

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Subordinate taxa

Illustration Taxon name
Peridinium inconspicuum f. armatum

Biovolumes

Species Peridinium inconspicuum
Author Lemmermann 1899
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order PERIDINIALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape flattened ellipsoid
Formula p/6*l*d1*d2
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 20x30
Length(l1), µm 30.0
Diameter(d1), µm 20.0
Diameter(d2), µm 13.4
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 4 208
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 546

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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