Specific growth rate in rotated culture

Value 0.99 d^−1 Range: 0.02 d^−1
Organism Coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyi CCMP1516
Reference Roy Bartal, Bingyan Shi, William P. Cochlan & Edward J. Carpenter, A model system elucidating calcification functions in the prymnesiophyte Emiliania huxleyi reveals dependence of nitrate acquisition on coccoliths, Limnol. Oceanogr. 60, 2015, 149-158 doi: 10.1002/lno.10015 link p.153 table 4
Method cell count
Comments Specific growth rate in culture continuously rotated on a horizontal axle at 0.15 Hz culture, F/2 medium, 20°C, illuminated 16 h light : 8 h dark at an average photosynthetic photon flux density (PPFD) of 150 μmol photons m^−2 s^−1.
Entered by Nina
ID 113029