TABLE 2.

Small-eukaryote levels and percentages of organisms targeted by fluorescent probes in TSA-FISH and by calcofluor white in natural samplesa

DateConcn (cells ml−1) with probe EUK 1209R% of organisms targeted by:% of calcofluor white-stained cells
NCHLO01CHLO02CRYPT13
16 May 20052,053.4 ± 288.644.4 ± 1.927.2 ± 2.926.6 ± 4.119.2 ± 0.3
10 August 20051,272.6 ± 0.18643.1 ±1.217.2 ± 5.933.5 ± 10.16.9 ± 2.5
  • a The values are means ± standard deviations.