Journal of Oceanography

, Volume 30, Issue 4, pp 203–204 | Cite as

SON microbiological sampler for hydrobiological investigation

  • Humitake Seki
  • Hirotaka Otobe
  • Toshisuke Nakai
Short Communication
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Abstract

A cylinder-type sampler, which is attached to the rod of Van Dorn sampler, was newly deviced for microbiological collection of 3-liter water samples from shallow layers.

Keywords

Methylene Blue Shallow Layer Microbiological Study Elastic Rubber Sampling Inlet 

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© The Oceanographical Society of Japan 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Humitake Seki
    • 1
  • Hirotaka Otobe
    • 1
  • Toshisuke Nakai
    • 1
  1. 1.Ocean Research InstituteUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan

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