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

Report Date:

2012-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

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

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE