Accession Number : ADA580944


Title :   Unusual Bloom of Tetraselmis sp. in the Valparaiso Bay, Chile


Descriptive Note : Journal article


Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS DETACHMENT STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS OCEANOGRAPHY DIV


Personal Author(s) : Pizarro, Marlene ; Iturriaga, Rodolfo ; Silva, Alejandro ; Gallegos, Sonia


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a580944.pdf


Report Date : Jan 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : A bloom of Tetraselmis sp. was observed during the first days of January of 2006 in the Valparaiso Bay (32 57'S; 71 33'W), producing green coloration of sea and exclusion of phytoplankton species. Previous blooms of Tetraselmis sp. have not been observed in this bay.


Descriptors :   *BAYS , *PHYTOPLANKTON , CHILE , GREEN(COLOR) , REPRINTS , SPANISH LANGUAGE


Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE