Phytoplankton

Free-floating minute organisms that are photosynthetic. The term is non-taxonomic and refers to a lifestyle (energy utilization and motility), rather… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Phytoplankton are the base of the Antarctic food web, sustain the wealth and diversity of life for which Antarctica is renowned… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
In the oceans, ubiquitous microscopic phototrophs (phytoplankton) account for approximately half the production of organic matter… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
[1] Ocean biogeochemical and ecosystem processes are linked by net primary production (NPP) in the ocean’s surface layer, where… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Changes in iron supply to oceanic plankton are thought to have a significant effect on concentrations of atmospheric carbon… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
From 60 to 80 species of phytoplankton have been reported to be harmful; of thcsc, 90% are flagellates, notably dinoflagellates… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The seeding of an expanse of surface waters in the equatorial Pacific Ocean with low concentrations of dissolved iron triggered a… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
An interesting oceanographic problem concerns the excess major plant nutrients (PO4, NO3, SiO3) occurring in offshore surface… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The major source of cloud-condensation nuclei (CCN) over the oceans appears to be dimethylsulphide, which is produced by… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
An analysis of growing season data from 17 lakes throughout the world suggests that the relative proportion of blue-green algae… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Eight different mathematical formulations of the photosynthesis-light curve for phytoplankton (up to and including light… (More)
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