Quadricoccus ellipticus Hortob., 1973

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Quadricoccus ellipticus
Author Hortobágyi 1973
Division CHLOROPHYTA
Class Chlorophyceae
Order CHLOROCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape rotational ellipsoid
Formula p/6*d^2*l
Size class 1 2
Unit cell cell
Size range 3x7 4x8-9
Length(l1), µm 7.0 8.3
Diameter(d1), µm 3.0 4.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 33 69
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 6 12

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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