Strain Information: 19/9

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Dunaliella parva Lerche (1938)

CCAP 19/9
Isolator: Butcher (1956)
Origin: Brackish; salt marsh, Northey Island, Essex, England, UK
Culture: Medium f/2; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. PA/N1.BC 47/2;
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Giordano M, Norici A & Gilmour DJ (2003) Influence of the nitrogen source and metabolites on the Vmax of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase from the unicellular green alga Dunaliella parva CCAP 19/9 (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) Phycologia 42: 133-137.
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AF313439 (ITS2)

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016