Oceanic aerobiology (pt. 1)

Ocean aerobiology is defined as the study of those biological particles of marine origin, including living organisms present in the atmosphere, their ecological, biochemical role and involvement in climatic processes. Obviously it is a definition adapted to the study of the relative marine aquatic environment.

Noctiluca scintillans

Noctiluca scintillans ((Macartney) Kofoid & Swezy, 1921) è un dinoflagellato nudo, famoso per la sua bioluminescenza e per i suoi imponenti bloom che causano le cosiddette “red tides”.