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Phytoplankton

Free-floating minute organisms that are photosynthetic. The term is non-taxonomic and refers to a lifestyle (energy utilization and motility), rather… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In the oceans, ubiquitous microscopic phototrophs (phytoplankton) account for approximately half the production of organic matter… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The community structure and ecological function of contemporary marine ecosystems are critically dependent on eukaryotic… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We present an analysis of the global impact of microplanktonic grazers on marine phytoplankton and its implications for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Changes in iron supply to oceanic plankton are thought to have a significant effect on concentrations of atmospheric carbon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
An interesting oceanographic problem concerns the excess major plant nutrients (PO4, NO3, SiO3) occurring in offshore surface… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The major source of cloud-condensation nuclei (CCN) over the oceans appears to be dimethylsulphide, which is produced by… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Preface 1. What is phytoplankton? 2. Mechanisms of suspension 3. Spatial and temporal distribution of phytoplankton 4… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
RESUME Ramon Margalef Departamento de Ecologia, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, 7, Spain. Received 4/4/78, in revised form… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Eight different mathematical formulations of the photosynthesis—light curve for phytoplankton (up to and including light… Expand
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Review
1972
Review
1972
The variation in growth rate with temperature of unicellular algae suggests that an equation can be written to describe the… Expand
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