Strain Information: 161/1A

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorodendrophyceae    Order: Chlorodendrales


Tetraselmis subcordiformis (Wille) Butcher (1959)

CCAP 161/1A
Isolator: Lewin (1952)
Origin: Marine; tidal pools, nr. New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Culture: Medium SNA; Axenic; sub
Other: Orig. desig. 216; UTEX 171; SAG 161-1a;
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References [9]   EMBL Links
Douglas AE (1983) Uric acid utilization in Platymonas convolutae and symbiotic Convoluta roscoffensis. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 63: 435-447.
DOI: none

Gooday GW (1970) A physiological comparison of the symbiotic algae Platymonas convolutae and its free-living relatives. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 50: 199-208.
DOI: none

Kremer BP (1975) 14CO2-Fixation by the endosymbiotic algae Platymonas convolutae within the turbellarian Convoluta roscoffensis. Marine Biology 31: 219-226.
DOI: 10.1007/BF00387150

Wheeler PA (1977) Effect of nitrogen source on Platymonas (Chlorophyta) cell composition and amino acid uptake rates. Journal of Phycology 13: 301-303.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.1977.tb02931.x

Wheeler PA & Stephens GC (1977) Metabolic segregation of intracellular free amino acids in Platymonas (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 13: 193-197.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.1977.tb02914.x

Eddy BP (1956) The suitability of some algae for mass cultivation for food, with special reference to Dunaliella bioculata. Journal of Experimental Botany 21: 372-380.
DOI: 10.1093/jxb/7.3.372

Douglas AE (1983) Establishment of the symbiosis in Convoluta roscoffensis. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 63(2): 419-434.
DOI: none

Garrido JL, Rodriguez F & Zapata M (2009) Occurrence of loroxanthin, loroxanthin decenoate and loroxanthin dodecenoate in Tetraselmis species (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 45: 366-374.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2009.00660.x

Wan KY & Goldstein RE (2016) Coordinated beating of algal flagella is mediated by basal coupling. PNAS -: -.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1518527113

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016