Observations of Phytoplankton Composition from Standing Water in the Great Dismal Swamp

Author:

J. A. Atchue Ⅲ

Additional Authors:

H. G. Marshal and Frank P. Day, Jr.

Published:

September – 1982

Keywords:

Phytoplankton, Standing Water, Great Dismal Swamp

ABSTRACT
Fifty-six phytoplankters were found in a temporary standing water site which existed over a five-month period. A seasonal succession of species was noted from winter into late spring with diatoms, chrysophyceans, and chlorophyceans the major components.