Today, August 29, we were informed at the Oceanographic Center of Vigo about the observation of a red tide on the beach of O Adro, in Bouzas (Vigo). It looked like, and it was, Noctiluca scintillans, a heterotrophic dinoflagellate that usually forms red tides on our coasts during this season of the year. The pictures were […]
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Between June 20 and 22, the IV International Symposium on Marine Sciences (ISMS) will be held in Vigo. (“Half a thousand marine scientists from 14 countries meet in Vigo.” Faro de Vigo, 16-VI -2018). During ISMS 2018, other congresses related to marine research will be held: EOF, ISC, SIQUIMAR and REDIBAL. In the latter, the […]
Partensky F., Six C., Ratin M., Garczarek L., Vaulot D., Probert I., Calteau A., Gourvil P., Marie D., Grébert T., Bouchier C., Le Panse C., Gachenot M., Rodríguez F. & Garrido J.L. A novel species of the marine cyanobacterium Acaryochloris with a unique pigment content and lifestyle. Scientific Reports 8:9142. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-27542-7 García-Portela, M., Riobó, P., […]
On Tuesday afternoon we received notice of a large orange spot near the Cíes Islands. The stain, besides extending by surface more than 300 meters in length, also formed a thick layer in the water column of approximately 10 meters of depth. Due to the oceanographic conditions, the spot was moving inside the estuary and […]