Rhabdoderma Schmidle & Lauterborn

Description

Subordinate taxa

Biovolumes

Species Rhabdoderma
Division CYANOPHYTA (CYANOBACTERIA)
Class Nostocophyceae (Cyanophyceae)
Order CHROOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2
Unit cell colony
Size range 4-10x1.5-3 4-10x1.5-3
Height(h), µm 8.0 8.0
Diameter(d1), µm 1.6 1.6
No. of cells/counting unit 1 20
Calculated volume, µm3 16 322
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 3 59
Comment on Carbon calculation based on individual cell based on individual cell

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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