Accession Number : AD0717962

Title :   Factors Determining Growth in Marine Organisms.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Apr 63-30 Jun 70,

Corporate Author : HASKINS LABS NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Provasoli,Luigi

Report Date : 30 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Contents: Need for vitamins by several marine diatoms and dinoflagellates; Vitamins as an ecological factor in pollution, eutrophication and possibly temporal succession of algal species; Heterotrophic nutrition of micro-chrysomonads; Need of Selenium for micro-chrysomonads; Seaweed's nutritional requirements; Morphogenetic factors for Ulva and Monostroma produced by other seaweeds and marine bacteria; Factors affecting the nutritional value of the algae as food for Crustacea; Artificial media for the axenic growth of Artemia salina and Moina macrocepa.

Descriptors :   (*AQUATIC ANIMALS, *NUTRITION), (*ECOLOGY, MARINE BIOLOGY), GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY), VITAMINS, PLANKTON, ALGAE, BACTERIA, CRUSTACEA, FOOD, AQUATIC ANIMALS, PLANTS(BOTANY), WATER POLLUTION

Subject Categories : Seismology
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE