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Total plant biomass on Earth (≈80% of total biomass) Biosphere ≈450 gigatons of carbon (Gt C) 115270 Bar-On YM, Phillips R...
Total biomass on Earth Biosphere ≈550 gigatons of carbon (Gt C) 115269 Bar-On YM, Phillips R...
Empirical elemental formula for biomass Budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae C:H(1.613):O(0.557):N(0.158) N/A 101801 von Stockar, U. Liu,...
Global cyanobacterial wet biomass Cyanobacteria 1 trillion kg 111370 Garcia-Pichel, Ferran Belnap...
Biomass composition for a biomass protein content of 42% Yeast Table - link mmol/C-mol biomass 111575 van Gulik WM, Heijnen...
Total bacteria biomass on Earth (≈15% of the global biomass, predominantly located in deep subsurface environments) Biosphere ≈70 gigatons of carbon (Gt C) 115272 Bar-On YM, Phillips R...
Biomass composition Bacteria Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 52.8% protein: 17.5% lipids: 7.7% carbohydrates: 9% RNA: 5% DNA % 111300 Pinchuk et al., Cons...
Subseafloor microbial biomass Biosphere 4.1 (1.5 - 22) PgC 109985 Kallmeyer J, Pockalny R...
Biomass concentration for different strains Budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae TMB3001 0.530: TMB3001C5 0.581: TMB3001C1 0.479 gDW/OD unit 107923 Sonderegger M, Sauer...
Biomass yield on glucose Bacteria Escherichia coli 0.45 g/g 108126 Hannes Link, Bernd Anselment...
Total marine biomass on Earth Biosphere ≈6 gigatons of carbon (Gt C) 115273 Bar-On YM, Phillips R...
Empirical elemental formula for biomass Bacteria Escherichia coli C:H(1.77):O(0.49):N(0.24) N/A 101800 von Stockar, U. Liu,...
Total terrestrial plant biomass Biosphere 600-800 Pg Carbon 100820 Aquatic photosynthesis...
Biomass of leaf litter Biosphere 122 Gt 111603 Landenmark HK, Forgan DH...
Total animal biomass on Earth (mainly marine) Biosphere ≈2 gigatons of carbon (Gt C) 115271 Bar-On YM, Phillips R...
Total biomass in the biosphere Biosphere ~2×10^12 (~5×10^30 living cells) tonnes of biomass 111594 Landenmark HK, Forgan DH...
Steady-state biomass concentration Budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae 2.7 g/L 102323 Ertugay, N. and Hamamci...
Biomass concentration, protein content of biomass, and metabolite concentrations during anaerobic glucose-limited chemostat growth Budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae Table - link N/A 108199 Verduyn C, Postma E,...
Prokaryote soil biomass prokaryote 300 to 3,000 kg (wet weight)/hectare 107506 Topley and Wilson's ...
Percent of oceanic primary producer biomass out of global primary producer biomass Biosphere 0.2 % 102945 Field CB, Behrenfeld MJ...