Rhodomonas Karsten

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Rhodomonas sp.

Photographer/artist Hanna Mossfeldt

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Title
Rhodomonas sp.
Photographer/artist
Hanna Mossfeldt
Copyright holder
Hanna Mossfeldt
Institute
University of Gothenburg
Contributor
Ann-Turi Skjevik
Sampling date
2006-03-07
Location
Culture (GUMACC)
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
No preservation
Contrast enhancement
Not described
Stain
Not described

Description

Biovolumes

Species Rhodomonas
Division CRYPTOPHYTA
Class Cryptophyceae
Order CRYPTOMONADALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape cone + half sphere
Formula p/12*d^2*(h+d/2)
Size class 1 2
Unit cell cell
Size range 7-9x4-6 11-14x5-6
Height(h), µm 8.0 13.0
Diameter(d1), µm 5.0 5.5
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 69 125
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 11 20

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

Change History

  • 2012-08-29 14:45:27 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Rhodomonas_3.JPG
  • 2012-08-29 14:45:12 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Rhodomonas_3.JPG
  • 2012-08-29 14:44:53 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Rhodomonas_2.JPG
  • 2012-08-29 14:44:39 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Rhodomonas_2.JPG
  • 2012-08-29 14:44:23 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Rhodomonas_1.JPG
  • 2012-08-29 14:43:59 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Rhodomonas_1.JPG