Strain Information: 11/34

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Dunaliella primolecta Butcher (1959)

CCAP 11/34
Isolator: Gross (1936)
Origin: Marine; off Plymouth, Devon, England, UK
Culture: Medium MASM; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Plymouth 81; (?)SAG 183.80; UTEX 1000; UTEX 2355; SMBA 57; TYPE CULTURE; reacquired from SAG May 2011;
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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016