A bloom or Ceratium phytoplankton
Bioluminescent plankton at rodeo beach. Glows green when you disturb wet sand. Youth all night Bioblitz #projectwise #iyel #utb #crissyfieldcenter
Bioluminescent plankton on rodeo beach. Glowed green in sand. Youth all night Bioblitz #projectwise #iyel #utb #crissyfieldcenter
Organismo microscópico encontrado en muestra de agua
The dinoflagellates (Greek δῖνος dinos "whirling" and Latin flagellum "whip, scourge") are a large group of flagellate protists. Most are marine plankton, but they are common in fresh water habitats as well. Their populations are distributed depending on temperature, salinity, or depth. Many dinoflagellates are known to be photosynthetic, but a large fraction of these are in fact mixotrophic, combining photosynthesis with ingestion of prey, (phagotrophy). In terms of number of species, dinoflagellates form one of...