Tabularia fasciculata (C.Agardh) D.M.Williams & Round

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Tabularia fasciculata

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Title
Tabularia fasciculata
Photographer/artist
Mats Kuylenstierna
Copyright holder
Maria Kuylenstierna
Institute
University of Gothenburg, Marine botany
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Bengt Karlson
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Synonym names

  • Diatoma fasciculata C.Agardh

Description

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Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Tabularia fasciculata
Author (C.A. Agardh) Williams & Round 1986
Division CHRYSOPHYTA (HETEROKONTOPHYTA)
Class Diatomophyceae (Bacillariophyceae)
Order BACILLARIALES (PENNALES)
Trophy AU
Geometric shape half parallelepiped
Formula l*w*h/2
Size class 1 2 3 4
Unit cell cell cell cell
Size range 5-6x80-100 8-9x60-80 8-9x150-200 12x300-350
Length(l1), µm 95.2 67.2 174.0 336.0
Width(w), µm 5.6 8.4 8.4 12
Height(h), µm 5.6 8.4 8.4 12.0
No. of cells/counting unit 1 1 1 1
Calculated volume, µm3 1 493 2 371 6 139 24 192
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 108 157 340 1 034

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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