Rhizosolenia styliformis Brightwell, 1858

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Rhizosolenia styliformis
Author Brightwell 1858
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order EUPODISCALES (BIDDULPHIALES, CENTRALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cylinder
Formula p/4*d^2*h
Size class 1 2 3
Unit cell cell cell
Size range 60x100 20-50x300-600 20-50x300-600
Height(h), µm 100.0 500.0 450.0
Diameter(d1), µm 60.0 20.0 35.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 282 600 157 000 432 731
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 7 591 4 713 10 724

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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