Chaetoceros socialis
Sample Date: 2009-03-19
Salinity in psu: 23.6
Station: Gulf of Mexico transect, W of the mouth of the Atchafalaya River, LA
Latitude: 29.273331
Longitude: -91.616669
Depth in Meters: 0
Microscope Magnification: 400 X
Camera Zoom: 1.40 X
Organism Size: 7.5 μm wide x 10 μm long (one cell)
Microscope Light: Transmitted
Preservative: Lugols
Organism Comments: Although difficult to see in this chain, note the long seta of each cell pointing outward to the left side and the other setae directed backward to the right
General Comments: