Table 1.

Carbon uptake rate of the Octopus SpringSynechococcus sp. at different temperatures

ExptCarbon uptake rate (cpm μg of Chla−1 h−1) ata:
70°C65°C55°C
8 July 1995 (1st [morning])2305.1 ± 214.04 (a)3921.6 ± 361.39 (b)1643.6 ± 121.75 (c)
8 July 1995 (2nd [afternoon])1449.4 ± 100.47 (a)1734.3 ± 141.04 (b)669.3 ± 51.73 (c)
25 June 19963084.9 ± 222.34 (a)4319.6 ± 285.00 (b)1703.8 ± 64.79 (c)
  • a Values are means ± standard errors (n = 8 observations for each estimate). Different letters within an experiment indicate significantly different treatments in F [1,24] tests.