Strain Information: 1475/2

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Oscillatoriales


Spirulina versicolor Cohn ex Gomont (1892)

CCAP 1475/2
Isolator: Pringsheim (1949)
Origin: Marine; Cullercoats, nr. Whitley Bay, Northumberland, England, UK
Culture: Medium ASW:BG; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub + cryo
Other: Isolated from Cladophora; syn. Spirulina subsalsa fo. versicolor;
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References [1]   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

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016