Prorocentrum balticum (Lohmann) Loeblich III, 1970

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Prorocentrum balticum

Photographer/artist Seija Hällfors

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Title
Prorocentrum balticum
Photographer/artist
Seija Hällfors
Copyright holder
Seija Hällfors
Institute
SYKE
Contributor
Ann-Turi Skjevik
Location
Baltic Sea
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
Not described
Contrast enhancement
Not described
Stain
Not described

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Prorocentrum balticum
Author (Lohmann) Loeblich III 1970
Division DINOPHYTA (PYRROPHYTA)
Class Dinophyceae
Order PROROCENTRALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape sphere-10%
Formula p/6*d^3*0.9
Size class 1 2 3
Unit cell cell cell
Size range 10 13 15
Diameter(d1), µm 10.0 13.0 15.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 471 1 035 1 590
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 70 146 219

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

  • 2012-09-14 11:52:32 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Prorocentrum balticum_1.gif
  • 2012-09-14 11:52:22 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Prorocentrum balticum_1.gif