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Details of  Mikel Latasa   


Gender male
Job title Researcher
Department Marine Biology and Oceanography
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas-Marine Science Institute, Barcelona ( CSIC/ICM)
ICM Divulga Bústia ICM Divulga Institut de Ciències del Mar (CSIC) Passeig Marítim de la Barceloneta, 37-49 Barcelona 08003
Tel 34 / 985308672
Fax 34 / 985326277
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Website http://icm.csic.es/, http://www.icm.csic.es/bio/projects/icmicrobis/index.php?nom=latasa, http://www.icm.csic.es/bio/projects/eflubio/Portada.htm
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Phytoplankton ecology, biogeochemical cycles. HPLC analysis of phytoplankton pigments . Dilution technique
Research Region 2, 3, 46, 85, 72, 84
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Mikel LATASA)

F. Not, R. Massana, M. Latasa, D. Marie, C. Colson, W. Eikrem, C. Pedros-Alio, D. Vaulot and N. Simon. 2005. Late summer community composition and abundance of photosynthetic picoeukaryotes in Norwegian and Barents seas. Limnology and Oceanography, 50, 1677-1686.
M. Latasa, X. Morán, R.Scharek and M. Estrada. 2005. Estimating the carbon flux through main phytoplankton groups in the NW Mediterranean. Limnology and Oceanography, 50, 1447-1458.
K. van Lenning, I. Probert, M. Latasa, M. Estrada and J. R. Young. 2004. Pigment diversity of coccolithophores in relation to taxonomy, phylogeny and ecological preferences. In: Coccolithophores, From Molecular Processes to Global Impact, (Thierstein, H. R.and Young, J. R., Eds.), 565 p., Springer, pp. 51-74. ISBN: 3-540-21928-5.
W. Eikrem, K. Romari, F. Le Gall, M. Latasa, J. Throndsen and D. Vaulot. 2004. Florenciella parvula gen. and sp. nov. (Dictyochophyceae, Heterokontophyta) a small flagellate isolated from the English Channel. Phycologia, 43, 6, 658-668.
M. Latasa, R. Scharek, F. Le Gall and L. Guillou. 2004. Pigments suites and taxonomic groups in Prasinophyceae. Journal of Phycology, 40, 1149-1155.
K. van Lenning, M. Latasa, M. Estrada, A. G. Saez, L. Medlin, I. Probert, B. Veron and J. Young. 2003. Pigment signatures and phylogenetic relationships of the Pavlovophyceae (Haptophyta). Journal of Phycology, 39, 1-12.
R. T. Barber, J. Marra, R. R. Bidigare, L. A. Codispoti, D. Halpern, Z. Johnson, M. Latasa, R. Goericke and S. L. Smith. 2001 Primary productivity and its regulation in the Arabian Sea during 1995. 2001. Deep-Sea Research II, 48, 1127-1172.
M. Latasa, K. van Lenning, J. L. Garrido, R. Scharek, M. Estrada, F. Rodríguez and M. Zapata. 2001. Losses of chlorophylls and carotenoids in aqueous acetone and methanol extracts prepared for RPHPLC analysis of pigments. 2001. Chromatographia, 53, 385-391.
F. Not, M. Latasa, D. Marie, T. Cariou, D. Vaulot and N. Simon. 2004. A Single Species, Micromonas pusilla (Prasinophyceae), Dominates the Eukaryotic Picoplankton in the Western English Channel. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 70 (7), 4064-4072

Created: 2001-05-25 Last Updated: 2009-08-25 by Mikel LATASA