Woronichinia fusca (Skuja) Komárek & Hindák

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Woronichinia fusca
Author (Skuja) Komárek & Hindák 1988
Division CYANOPHYTA (CYANOBACTERIA)
Class Nostocophyceae (Cyanophyceae)
Order CHROOCOCCALES
Trophy AU
Geometric shape rotational ellipsoid
Formula p/6*d^2*l
Size class 1 2 3 4
Unit cell colony colony colony
Size range 3-5x2.5-4 3-5x2.5-4 3-5x2.5-4 3-5x2.5-4
Length(l1), µm 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0
Diameter(d1), µm 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3
No. of cells/counting unit 1 10 20 50
Calculated volume, µm3 22 221 442 1 106
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 4 40 79 198
Comment on Carbon calculation based on individual cell based on individual cell based on individual cell based on individual cell

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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