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Table 3 Mass balances (μg) for aluminium in the experiments containing both Al and F ([Al T ] = 10.4 μM; 281 μg L -1 , [F T ] = 379 μM; 7.2 mg L -1 , pH = 7.0)

From: Uptake and sorption of aluminium and fluoride by four green algal species

Experiments Dissolved Al Dissolved Al Sorbed Al Cellular Al Particulate Al Recovery (%)
  t = 0 h t = 96 h    t = 96 h  
C. reinhardtii–A 256 ± 6 58 ± 8 19 ± 2 35 ± 10 109 ± 16 87 ± 7
C. reinhardtii–B 247 ± 6 53 ± 2 16 ± 4 52 ± 9 53 ± 10 71 ± 4
P. subcapitata–A 257 ± 6 35 ± 1 24 ± 5 74 ± 19 31 ± 8 64 ± 6
P. subcapitata–B 263 ± 6 77 ± 2 54 ± 13 63 ± 21 26 ± 10 83.4 ± 0.3
C. vulgaris–A 262 ± 3 124 ± 10 22 ± 2 11 ± 2 71 ± 4 87 ± 2
C. vulgaris–B 251 ± 2 251 ± 1 11.8 ± 0.3 0.2 ± 0.2 4 ± 9 106 ± 3
S. obliquus–A 240 ± 2 62 ± 4 22 ± 3 9 ± 1 133 ± 7 94 ± 2
S. obliquus–B 239 ± 2 101 ± 37 42 ± 8 14 ± 1 74.4 ± 0.3 86 ± 2