Strain Information: 1450/3

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Chroococcales


Microcystis aeruginosa Kützing emend. Elenkin (1924)

CCAP 1450/3
Isolator: Jaworski (1968)
Origin: Freshwater; Esthwaite Water, Cumbria, England, UK
Culture: Medium JM; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. FBA L155;
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Greer B, McNamee SE, Boots B, Cimarelli L, Guillebault D, Helmi K, Marcheggiani S, Panaiotov S, Breitenbach U, Akcaalan R, Medlin LK, Kittler K, Elliott CT & Campbell K (2016) A validated UPLC-MS/MS method for the surveillance of ten aquatic biotoxins in European brackish and freshwater systems. Harmful Algae 55: 31-40.
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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016