Strain Information: 1085/1

Division/Phylum: Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta    Class: Coscinodiscophyceae    Order: Thalassiosirales


Thalassiosira weissflogii (Grunow) Fryxell & Hasle (1977)

CCAP 1085/1
Isolator: Belcher (1975)
Origin: Marine; Gorleston-on-Sea, Norfolk, England, UK
Culture: Medium f/2 + Si; Bacteria present; sub; contains low numbers of a small colourless flagellate
Other: PLY541; reinstated November 2014 from Plymouth Culture Collection.;
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References [13]   EMBL Links
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Slocombe SP, Zhang QY, Ross M, Anderson A, Thomas NJ, Lapresa A, Rad Menéndez C, Campbell CN, Black KD, Stanley MS & Day JG (2015) Unlocking nature's treasure-chest: Screening for oleaginous algae. Scientific Reports 5: 09844.
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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016