Phaeocystis Lagerheim

Description

Biovolumes

Species Phaeocystis
Division HAPTOPHYTA
Class Prymnesiophyceae (Haptophyceae)
Order PRYMNESIALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere
Formula p/6*d^3
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 4-5
Diameter(d1), µm 4.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 48
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 8

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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