Strain Information: 1401/3

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Nostocales


Aphanizomenon flos-aquae Ralfs ex Bornet & Flahault (1886)

CCAP 1401/3
Isolator: Jaworski (1970)
Origin: Freshwater; Queen Elizabeth Reservoir, London, England, UK
Culture: Medium JM; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. FBA L218; CCALA 009 (CCAO 009); formerly listed as Aphanizomenon sp.;


References [3]   EMBL Links
Gibson CE (1985) Growth rate, maintenance energy and pigmentation of planktonic cyanophyta during one-hour light:dark cycles. European Journal of Phycology 20: 155-161.
DOI: none

Fitzsimons AG & Smith RV (1984) The isolation and growth of axenic cultures of planktonic blue-green algae. British Phycological Journal 19(2): 157-162.
DOI: 10.1080/00071618400650161

Durrer M, Zimmermann U & Juttner F (1999) Dissolved and particle-bound geosmin in a mesotrophic lake (Lake Zurich): Spatial and seasonal distribution and the effect of grazers. Water Research 33: 3628-3636.
DOI: 10.1016/S0043-1354(99)00069-X

HE975010 (partial 16S rRNA)

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016