cyanophyte


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cyanophyte

see CYANOBACTERIA.
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The cyanophyte Aphanocapsa marina had the lowest values of total dry weight (1.6 pg [cell.sup.-1]), organic dry weight (1.2 pg [cell.sup.-1]) and ash content (0.4 pg [cell.sup.-1]) (Table 3).
La Boulder Patch est un varech peu profond (de 4 a 7 m) de l'Extreme Arctique qui contient 78 especes d'algues benthiques, representant environ la moitie de la flore benthique panarctique (140 especes), dont une cyanophyte reconnue (Calothrix scopulorum), une dinophyte (Rufusiella foslieana), 26 algues vertes, 25 algues brunes et 25 especes algales rouges.
We investigated methods to stimulate the synthesis of biopolymer by the cyanophyte Spirulina strain LEB 18 cultivated with different carbon sources and reduced nitrogen levels.
A sudden change of the dominant algae population from cyanophytes to dinoflagellates occurred in 1977-1978 (Hickel 1988).
These infestations included the Cyanophyte genera Anabaena and Lyngbya causing grades 2, 3 and 4 infestations in post-larvae (25%), juveniles (30%) and adults (60%), and the Chlorophyte genera Cosmarium and Ulothrix causing grades 2 and 3 infestations in post-larvae (30%), juveniles (50%) and adults (25%), TABLE I.
In particular, low salinity environments with a low N/P ratio carry a higher proportion of smaller size phytoplankton, such as cyanophytes (Margalef, 1983).
The conditions favouring cyanophyte blooms and their implications are discussed.
Association with other cyanophytes considered as assemblages, particularly with Lyngbya majuscula and S.
A few studies have been made on the Cyanophytes in Iran [14,5].