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Table 2 Initial conditions for chemical and biological parameters

From: Short-term responses of unicellular planktonic eukaryotes to increases in temperature and UVB radiation

Chemical and biological parameters in experimental bags at T0
  No nutrient addition + Nutrient
PO4μM 0.07 (±0.01) 0.2 (±0.01)
NO3μM 0.24 (±0.04) 0.32 (±0.05)
NH4μM 0.48 (±0.04) 0.44 (±0.005)
NO2μM 0.04 (±0.004) 0.04 (±0.004)
Bacteria 106 cell mL-1* 7.6 (±0.19) 7.8 (±0.37)
Virus 108 cell mL-1* 1.5 (±0.3) 1.8 (±0.1)
Picocyanobacteria 103 cell mL-1* 1.4 (±0.09) 1.5 (±0.06)
Non-pigmented Euk. 102 cell mL-1 7.3 (±0.6) 7.2 (±0.6)
Pigmented Euk. 103 cell mL-1 4.3 (±0.6) 4.4 (±0.6)
  1. Means values (±SD) are presented for the two sets of experimental microcosms (with and without nutrient addition) at T0, for nitrogen and phosphorus compounds, bacteria, viruses, picocyanobacteria, non-pigmented and pigmented small eukaryotes.
  2. * data obtained by flow-cytometry.