Growth limitation of three Arctic sea ice algal species: effects of salinity, pH, and inorganic carbon availability

@article{Sgaard2011GrowthLO,
  title={Growth limitation of three Arctic sea ice algal species: effects of salinity, pH, and inorganic carbon availability},
  author={Dorte Haubjerg S\ogaard and Per Juel Hansen and S\oren Rysgaard and Ronnie N\ohr Glud},
  journal={Polar Biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={34},
  pages={1157-1165}
}
The effect of salinity, pH, and dissolved inorganic carbon (TCO2) on growth and survival of three Arctic sea ice algal species, two diatoms (Fragilariopsis nana and Fragilariopsis sp.), and one species of chlorophyte (Chlamydomonas sp.) was assessed in controlled laboratory experiments. Our results suggest that the chlorophyte and the two diatoms have different tolerance to fluctuations in salinity and pH. The two species of diatoms exhibited maximum growth rates at a salinity of 33, and growth… CONTINUE READING

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