Strain Information: 1403/13B

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Nostocales


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

CCAP 1403/13B
Isolator: Lund (1964)
Origin: Freshwater; Windermere, Cumbria, England, UK
Culture: Medium JM; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. FBA L102; formerly listed as Anabaena flos-aquae Brébisson ex Bornet & Flauhault 1886; syn. Anabaena flos-aquae;
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References [5]   EMBL Links
Booker MJ & Walsby AE (1979) The relative form resistance of straight and helical blue-green algal filaments. European Journal of Phycology 14(2): 141-150.
DOI: 10.1080/00071617900650161

Smith JK, Parry JD, Day JG & Smith RJ (1998) A PCR technique based on HIP1 interspersed repetitive sequence distinguishes cyanobacterial species and strains. Microbiology 144: 2791-2801.
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-144-10-2791

Martin D & Ridge I (1999) The relative sensitivity of algae to decomposing barley straw. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 285-291.
DOI: 10.1023/A:1008197418074

Hilton J, Rigg E & Jaworski G (1989) In vivo algal fluorescence, spectral change due to light intensity changes and the automatic characterization of algae. Freshwater Biology 21: 375-382.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.1988.tb00463.x

Addico GND, Hardege JD, Babica P, Kohoutek J, de Graft-Johnson KAA (2011) Microcystin-RR like toxin identified in the cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae strain CCAP 1403/13B culture. West African Journal of Applied Ecology 19: 9-16.
DOI: none

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016