Strain Information: 1133/5

Division/Phylum: Dinophyta (= Pyrrhophyta)    Class: Oxyrrhida    Order: Oxyrrhinales


Oxyrrhis marina Dujardin (1841)

CCAP 1133/5
Isolator: Droop (1951)
Origin: Brackish; Långskar, Tvärminne, Finland
Culture: Medium (1)E31; Monoxenic; sub; (cultured with Nannochloropsis oculata CCAP 849/1;(2)f/2; Monoxenic; sub; (cultured with Nannochloropsis oculata CCAP 849/1)
Other: Orig. desig. Millport 18; CCAP 1133/1; SMBA 18;
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References [13]   EMBL Links
Croft MT, Lawrence AD, Raux-Deery E, Warren MJ & Smith AG (2005) Algae acquire vitamin B12 through a symbiotic relationship with bacteria. Nature (Letters) 438(3): 90-93.
DOI: 10.1038/nature04056

Evans C, Kadner S, Darroch LJ, Wilson WH, Liss PS & Malin G (2007) The relative significance of viral lysis and microzooplankton grazing as pathways of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) cleavage: An Emiliania huxleyii culture study. Limnology and Oceanography 52(3): 1036-1045.
DOI: 10.4319/lo.2007.52.3.1036

Lowe CD, Montagnes DJS, Martin LE & Watts PC (2010) Patterns of genetic diversity in the marine heterotrophic flagellate Oxyrrhis marina (Alveolata: Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 212-221.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2009.11.003

öpik H & Flynn KJ (1989) The digestive process of the dinoflagellate, Oxyrrhis marina Dujardin, feeding on the chlorophyte, Dunaliella primolecta Butcher: a combined study of ultrastructure and free amino acids. New Phytologist 113: 143-151.
DOI: none

Lowe CD, Keeling PJ, Martin LE, Slamovits CH, Watts PC & Montagnes DJS (2011) Who is Oxyrrhis marina? Morphological and phylogenetic studies on an unusual dinoflagellate. Journal of Plankton Research 33: 555-567.
DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbq110

Lowe CD, Martin LE, Roberts EC, Watts PC, Wootton EC & Montagnes DJS (2011) Collection, isolation and culturing strategies for Oxyrrhis marina. Journal of Plankton Research 33: 569-578.
DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbq161

Watts PC, Martin LE, Kimmance SA, Montagnes DJS & Lowe CD (2011) The distribution of Oxyrrhis marina: A global disperser or poorly characterized endemic? Journal of Plankton Research 33: 579-589.
DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbq148

Day JG, Thomas NJ, Achilles-Day UEM & Leakey RJG (2012) Early detection of protozoan grazers in algal biofuel cultures. Bioresource Technology In press: -.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech2012.03.015

Flynn KJ, Davidson K & Cunningham A (1996) Prey selection and rejection by a microflagellate; implications for the study and operation of microbial food webs. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 196: 357-372.
DOI: none

Martel CM (2006) Prey location, recognition and ingestion by the phagotrophic marine dinoflagellate Oxyrrhis marina. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 335: 210-220.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2006.03.006

Davidson K, Roberts EC, Wilson AM & Mitchell E (2005) The role of prey nutritional status in governing protozoan nitrogen regeneration efficiency. Protist 156: 45-62.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2004.10.001

Martel CM & Flynn KJ (2008) Morphological controls on cannibalism in a planktonic marine phagotroph. Protist 159: 41-51.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2007.05.003

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

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Catalogue updated: 19 January 2016