Strain Information: 211/8K

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Trebouxiophyceae    Order: Chlorellales


Chlorella sorokiniana Shihira & Krauss (1965)

CCAP 211/8K
Isolator: Sorokin & Myers (1953)
Origin: Freshwater; Waller Creek on Univ. Texas campus, Austin, Texas, USA
Culture: Medium 3N-BBM+V; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. Tx 7-11-05; SAG 211-8k as C. sorokiniana; UTEX 1230 as C. pyrenoidosa; ATCC 22521; CCALA 259 (CCAO 259) as C. sorokiniana; TYPE CULTURE; replaced from SAG in January 2009; formerly listed as Chlorella vulgaris fo. tertia;


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FM205859 (ITS1 - ITS2)

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Catalogue updated: 27 March 2015