Phaeocystis globosa Scherffel, 1899,1900

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Phaeocystis globosa

Photographer/artist Wenche Eikrem

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Title
Phaeocystis globosa
Photographer/artist
Wenche Eikrem
Copyright holder
Wenche Eikrem
Copyright stamp
Wenche Eikrem
Institute
University of Oslo
Contributor
Wenche Eikrem
Geographic area
Skagerrak - Norwegian coast
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
TEM Transmission Electron Micoscopy
Contrast enhancement
Phase contrast
Stain
Shadow cast
Image galleries
Skagerrak-Kattegat

Description

IDs in other systems
Harmfulness, IOC
This species is included in the IOC-UNESCO Taxonomic Reference List of Harmful Micro Algae.

Biovolumes

Species Phaeocystis globosa
Author Scherffel 1899
Division HAPTOPHYTA
Class Prymnesiophyceae (Haptophyceae)
Order PRYMNESIALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere-10%
Formula p/6*d^3*0.9
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 6
Diameter(d1), µm 6.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 102
Comment *
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 17

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

  • 2014-03-30 12:59:28 Wenche Eikrem - Updated media metadata for Phaeocystis globosa_1.jpg
  • 2014-03-30 12:59:08 Wenche Eikrem - Added media: Phaeocystis globosa_1.jpg