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*  Calanus hyperboreus
This species is a herbivore and a filter feeder, feeding on phytoplankton and protists, especially diatoms. Calanus hyperboreus ...
*  Eutrophication
Increased biomass of phytoplankton Toxic or inedible phytoplankton species Increases in blooms of gelatinous zooplankton ... One example is the "bloom" or great increase of phytoplankton in a water body as a response to increased levels of nutrients. ... Enhanced growth of aquatic vegetation or phytoplankton and algal blooms disrupts normal functioning of the ecosystem, causing a ... Filter feeding activity is considered beneficial to water quality by controlling phytoplankton density and sequestering ...
*  Phytoplankton
The term phytoplankton encompasses all photoautotrophic microorganisms in aquatic food webs. Phytoplankton serve as the base of ... Areas in the ocean have been identified as having a major lack of Vitamin B, and correspondingly, phytoplankton. Phytoplankton ... larger dinoflagellates are the more dominant phytoplankton and reflect a larger portion of the biomass. Phytoplankton are ... Phytoplankton obtain energy through the process of photosynthesis and must therefore live in the well-lit surface layer (termed ...
*  Cosmopolitan distribution
ISBN 978-0-521-18748-0. Judit Padisák (2005). "Phytoplankton". In Patrick E. O'Sullivan; Colin S. Reynolds. Limnology and ...
*  Glossary of environmental science
Phytoplankton. plant quality - a standard of plant appearance or yield. plastic - One of many high-polymeric substances, ... the direct conversion of light into electricity phytoplankton- plant plankton cf. Plankton. plankton - mostly microscopic ...
*  Mote Marine Laboratory
Phytoplankton Ecology; Ocean Acidification; Marine & Fresh Water Aquaculture; Fisheries Habitat Ecology; Stranding ...
*  Resting spore
Tomas, Carmelo (1997). Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. Academic Press. Stosch, H. A. v; Theil, G.; Kowallik, K. V. (1973-09- ... Heiskanen, A; Kononen, K (1994). "Sedimentation of vernal and late summer phytoplankton communities in the coastal Baltic Sea ... Calbet, Albert; Landry, Michael R. (2004-01-01). "Phytoplankton growth, microzooplankton grazing, and carbon cycling in marine ... Margalef, Ramon (1978). "Life-forms of phytoplankton as survival alternatives in an unstable environment". Oceanologica acta. 1 ...
*  Ecosystem of the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre
This larger phytoplankton may reach up to 10s of centimeters in size. These mats are particularly abundant in the NPSG. Their ... Zooplankton and phytoplankton represent less than 10% of living organisms in this region, and it is now well documented that ... 35) 1-6. Dore, J. E.; Letelier, R. M.; Church, M. J.; Lukas, R.; Karl, D. M. (2008). "Summer phytoplankton blooms in the ... These changes are proposed as driving mechanisms that are changing the current trend in phytoplankton community structure from ...
*  Rhizosoleniophycidae
1997). Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-08-053442-8. ...
*  Coscinodiscophycidae
... a major group of algae and one of the most common members of the phytoplankton. Valves generally have a marginal ring of ...
*  Thalassiosira symmetrica
Identifying marine phytoplankton. Access Online via Elsevier, 1997. Villareal, T. A.; Fryxell, G. A. (1983). "Temperature ...
*  Eucampia zodiacus
Horner, Rita A. (2002). A taxonomic guide to some common marine phytoplankton (Repr. ed.). Bristol: Biopress. ISBN 0948737654. ... al.], edited by Carmelo R. Tomas ; contributors, Grethe R. Hasle ... [et (1997). Identifying marine phytoplankton. San Diego: ...
*  Chaetocerotaceae
1997). Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-08-053442-8. Rines, J.E.B.; Theriot, E.C. (2003). " ...
*  Coscinodiscophyceae
1997). Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-08-053442-8. Tremarin, Priscila; Veiga Ludwig, Thelma Alvim ...
*  Ceratium
"EOS". Phytoplankton Encyclopedia Project. Retrieved 2016-03-14. Reynolds, C.S. (2006). The Ecology of Phytoplankton. Cambridge ... Lim, H.C.; Teng, S.T.; Leaw, C.P.; Iwataki, M.; Lim, P.T. (2014). "Phytoplankton assemblage of the merambong shoal, tebrau ... Tunin-Ley, A.; Ibañez, F.; Labat, J.; Zingone, A.; Lemée, R. (2009). "Phytoplankton biodiversity and NW Mediterranean Sea ... 99-. ISBN 978-0-521-28222-2. Miller, Charles B.; Wheeler, Patricia A. (2012). "2. The phycology of phytoplankton". Biological ...
*  Arrocampo Reservoir
Phytoplankton and zooplankton (...) Fish Angling is often practiced on weekend and feast days. There are sometimes a lot of ...
*  Ocean fertilization
The faeces causes phytoplankton to grow and take up carbon. The phytoplankton nourish krill. Reducing the abundance of sperm ... The levels of phytoplankton increased three times in the experimental area. The success of this experiment and others led to ... Adding urea to the ocean can cause phytoplankton blooms that serve as a food source for zooplankton and in turn feed for fish. ... As the phytoplankton descend the water column, they decay, consuming oxygen and producing greenhouse gases methane and nitrous ...
*  Gunnar Nygaard (phycologist)
Nygaard G. (1956) Phytoplankton. In: Berg K. & Pedersen LC. (eds.): Studies on the humic acid Lake Gribso. Folia Limnologica ... Ostenfeld, C.H.; Nygaard, G. (1925). "On the phytoplankton of the Gatun lake, Panama Canal". Dansk Botanisk Arkiv. 4 (10): 1-16 ... 9. Freshwater algae and phytoplankton from the Transvaal". Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 20 (2): 101-148. ... Part 2. The quotient hypothesis and some new or little known phytoplankton organisms". Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes ...
*  Marine biogenic calcification
Phytoplankton, such as coccolithophores, are also well known for their calcium carbonate production. It is estimated that these ... Finally, the coccoliths protect the phytoplankton from photodamage by UV light from the sun. The coccolithophores are also ... "Why marine phytoplankton calcify". Science Advances. 2 (7): e1501822. doi:10.1126/sciadv.1501822. ISSN 2375-2548. ... and coccolithophores are the largest phytoplankton contributors. Contributing between 1 and 10% of total primary productivity, ...
*  Cold core ring
Nutrients, phytoplankton and bacterioplankton. Marine Ecology Process Series, Vol. 39; 153-164. Steele, J., K. Turkian, and S. ...
*  Fissi
Adults mainly feed on phytoplankton. Moelants, T. 2010. Sarotherodon caroli. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species ...
*  Odontella aurita
Identifying Marine Phytoplankton, Academic Press. Algaebase. ...
*  Emiliania huxleyi
As with all phytoplankton, primary production of EHUX through photosynthesis is a sink of carbon dioxide. However, the ... Like other coccolithophores, E. huxleyi is a single-celled phytoplankton covered with uniquely ornamented calcite disks called ... An analysis of the phytoplankton of the Pacific Southern Ocean: Abundance, composition, and distribution during the Brategg ... Dacey, J. W. H.; S. Wakeham (1986-09-19). "Oceanic dimethylsulfide: Production during zooplankton grazing on phytoplankton". ...
*  Picoplankton
"Phytoplankton in the Black Sea". Russian Federal Children Center Orlyonok. Schmidt, T. M.; DeLong, E. F.; Pace, N. R. (1991-07- ... They have an important role in making up a significant portion of the total biomass of phytoplankton communities In general, ... Subsequently, a generic classification of a plankton includes: Bacterioplankton Phytoplankton Zooplankton However, there is a ... "Nutrient and temperature control of the contribution of picoplankton to phytoplankton biomass and production". The American ...
*  Algal bloom
These organisms, referred to as phytoplankton or microalgae, form the base of the food web upon which nearly all other marine ... Of the 5000+ species of marine phytoplankton that exist worldwide, about 2% are known to be harmful or toxic. Blooms of harmful ... The type of nitrates and phosphates available in the system are also a factor, since phytoplankton can grow at different rates ... "Phytoplankton Blooms: The Basics" (PDF). NOAA FKNMS. Retrieved 26 December 2012. Hochanadel, Dave (10 December 2010). "Limited ...