Strain Information: 1430/1

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Chroococcales


Gloeocapsa atrata Kützing (1843)

CCAP 1430/1
Isolator: Allen
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium BG11; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub + cryo
Other: Used for biocide testing; formerly listed as Gloeocapsa alpicola, Anacystis montana (Lightfoot) Drouet & Daily 1952; syn. Anacystis montana; syn. Gloeocapsa montana; syn. Microcystis atra;


References [4]   EMBL Links
Reed RH, Richardson DL, Warr SRC & Stewart WDP (1984) Carbohydrate accumulation and osmotic stress in cyanobacteria. Journal of General Microbiology 130: 1-4.
DOI: none

Mason CP, Edwards KR, Carlson RE, Pignatello J, Gleason FK & Wood JM (1982) Isolation of chlorine-containing antibiotic from the freshwater cyanobacterium Scytonema hofmanni. Science 215: 400-402.
DOI: none

Wright SJL, Redhead K & Maudsley H (1981) Acanthamoeba castellanii, a predator of cyanobacteria. Journal of General Microbiology 125: 293-300.
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-125-2-293

Revel GM, Martarelli M, Emiliani M, Gozalbo A, Orts MJ, Begochea MA, Delgado LG, Gaki A, Katsiapi A, Taxiarchou M, Arabatzis I, Fasaki I & Hermanns S (2014) Cool products for buiding envelope - Part I: Development and lab scale testing. Solar Energy 105: 770-779.
DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2014.03.029

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016