Rhizosolenia longiseta O. Zacharias

Description

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Biovolumes

Species Rhizosolenia longiseta
Author Zacharias 1893
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order EUPODISCALES (BIDDULPHIALES, CENTRALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape oval cylinder
Formula p/4*d1*d2*h
Size class 1 2 3 4 5 6
Unit cell cell cell cell cell cell
Size range 4-7x70-120 4-7x120-160 4-7x160-200 7-10x70-120 7-10x120-160 7-10x160-200
Height(h), µm 95 140 180 95 140 180
Diameter(d1), µm 5.5 5.5 5.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Diameter(d2), µm 5.0 5.0 5.0 7.7 7.7 7.7
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 2 030 2 992 3 847 4 849 7 146 9 188
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 139 190 233 281 385 472

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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