Strain Information: 1446/4

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Oscillatoriales


Limnoraphis robusta (Paracutty) Komárek et al. (2013)

CCAP 1446/4
Isolator: George (1953)
Origin: Brackish; ditch, nr. Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, UK
Culture: Medium ASW:BG; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub + cryo
Other: Renamed October 2015 after Willis, Parks & Burford (2015) - click more info link.; formerly listed as Lyngbya majuscula (Dillwyn) Harvey ex Gomont 1892; syn. Lyngbya hieronymusii f. robusta Parukutty 1940;


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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016