Chaetoceros decipiens

  • Chain of Chaetoceros decipiens from net haul (0-50m depth), cruise AeN707 (Nansen Legacy project), station P5 on August 2019.

59.655807797758, 10.618312507879

71.870857429353, 1.53515625

Kingdom
Class
Genus
Species
Authority
P.T. Cleve, 1873
Description

Cells contain 4-10 chloroplasts and have thin setae without chloroplasts. Setae are partially fused, and terminal setae are coarse. Resting spores are not known.

Morphometrics

Apical axis measures 9-84 um.

References

Throndsen, J., Hasle, G.R. and Tangen, K., 2007. Phytoplankton of Norwegian coastal waters. Almater Forlag AS. 341 pp.

Observations
Norway
Denmark
Canada