Strain Information: 248/1

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Trebouxiophyceae    Order: Chlorellales


Micractinium pusillum Fresenius (1858)

CCAP 248/1
Isolator: George (1954)
Origin: Freshwater; flamingo pond, Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire, England, UK
Culture: Medium PP; Axenic; cryo
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References [3]   EMBL Links
Hegewald E & Schnepf E (1984) Zur struktur und taxonomie bestachelter Chlorellales (Micractiniaceae, Golenkiniaceae, Siderocystopsis) Nova Hedwigia 39(1/2): 297-383.
DOI: none

Luo W, Pröschold T, Bock C & Krienitz L (2010) Generic concept in Chlorella-related coccoid green algae (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Plant Biology 12: 545-553.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1438-8677.2009.00221.x

Hoshina R & Fujiwara Y (2013) Molecular characterization of Chlorella cultures of the National Institute for Environmental Studies culture collection with description of Micractinium inermum sp. nov., Didymogenes sphaerica sp. nov., and Didymogenes soliella sp. nov. (Chlorellaceae, Trebouxiophyceae). Phycological Research 61: 124-132.
DOI: 10.1111/pre.12010

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Catalogue updated: 10 November 2015