Rhodomonas salina (Wislouch) D.R.A.Hill & Wetherbee

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A
Culture collections
SCCAP
The Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa at the University of Copenhagen
More info at http://www.sccap.dk.
Strains: K-0294

Biovolumes

Species Rhodomonas salina
Author (Wislouch) Hill & Wetherbee 1989
Division CRYPTOPHYTA
Class Cryptophyceae
Order CRYPTOMONADALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cone + half sphere
Formula p/12*d^2*(h+d/2)
Size class 1
Unit cell
Size range 12x6
Height(h), µm 12.0
Diameter(d1), µm 6.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1
Calculated volume, µm3 141
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 23

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