Strain Information: 1119/1

Division/Phylum: Dinophyta (= Pyrrhophyta)    Class: Dinophyceae    Order: Gonyaulacales


Alexandrium tamarense (Lebour) Balech (1995)

CCAP 1119/1
Isolator: Adams (1957)
Origin: Marine; St Germans River, Tamar Estuary, Cornwall, England, UK
Culture: Medium PE; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. Plymouth 173; Plymouth 173; CCMP115; NEPCC 183;


References [11]   EMBL Links
Fistarol GO, Legrand C, Selander E, Hummert C, Stolte W & Granéli E (2004) Allelopathy in Alexandrium spp.: Effect on a natural plankton community and on algal monocultures. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 35: 45-56.
DOI: 10.3354/ame035045

Flynn K, Flynn KJ & Jones KJ (1993) Changes in dinoflagellate intracellular amino acids in response to diurnal changes in light and N supply. Marine Ecology - Progress Series 100: 245-252.
DOI: none

Hatton AD & Wilson ST (2007) Particulate dimethylsulphoxide and dimethylsulphoniopropionate in phytoplankton cultures and Scottish coastal waters. Aquatic Sciences - Research Across Boundaries 69: 330-340.
DOI: 10.1007/s00027-007-0891-4

Stern RF, Horak A, Andrew RL, Coffroth M-A, Andersen RA, Küpper FC, Jameson I, Hoppenrath M, Véron B, Kasai F, Brand J, James ER & Keeling PJ (2010) Environmental barcoding reveals massive dinoflagellate diversity in marine environments. PLoS ONE 5(11): e13991.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0013991

Ho K-C, Lee TC-H, Kwok O-T & Lee FW-F (2012) Phylogenetic analysis on a strain of Alexandrium tamarense collected from Antarctic Ocean. Harmful Algae 15: 100-108.
DOI: 10.1016/j.hal.2011.12.004

Wilson ST (2007) The production of biogenic gases in the marine environment. A Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the Open University -: 319 pp.
DOI: none

John U, Cembella A, Hummert C, Elbrachter M, Groben R & Medlin L (2003) Discrimination of the toxigenic dinoflagellates Alexandrium tamarense and A. ostenfeldii in co-occurring natural populations from Scottish coastal waters. European Journal of Phycology 38: 25-40.
DOI: 10.1080/0967026031000096227

Li C, Zhang Y, Xie ZX, He ZP, Lin L & Wang DZ (2013) Quantitative proteomic analysis reveals evolutionary divergence and species-specific peptides in the Alexandrium tamarense complex (Dinophyceae). Journal of Proteomics 86: 85-96.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jprot.2013.05.007

Stern RF, Andersen RA, Jameson I, Kupper FC, Coffroth MA, Vaulot D, Le Gall F, Veron B, Brand JJ, Skelton H, Kasai F, Lilly EL & Keeling PJ (2012) Evaluating the ribosomal Internal Transcribed Spacer (ITS) as a candidate dinoflagellate barcode marker. PLoS ONE 7(8): e42780.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0042780

John U, Litaker RW, Montresor M, Murray S, Brosnahan ML & Anderson DM (2014) Formal revision of the Alexandrium tamarense species complex (Dinophyceae) taxonomy: The introduction of five species with emphasis on molecular-based (rDNA) classification. Protist 165: 779-804.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2014.10.001

Zou C, Ye RM, Zheng JW, Luo ZH, Gu HF, Yang WD, Li HY & Liu JS (2014) Molecular phylogeny and PSP toxin profile of the Alexandrium tamarense species complex along the coast of China. Marine Pollution Bulletin 89: 209-219.
DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.09.056

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016