Woronichinia karelica Komárek & Komárk.-Legn.

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Biovolumes

Species Woronichinia karelica
Author Komárek & Komárková-Legnerová 1992
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 3-4.2x1.5-2 3-4.2x1.5-2 3-4.2x1.5-2 3-4.2x1.5-2
Length(l1), µm 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6
Diameter(d1), µm 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
No. of cells/counting unit 1 10 20 50
Calculated volume, µm3 6 61 122 305
Calculated Carbon pg/counting unit 1.2 12 24 59
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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