Strain Information: 258/8

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Sphaeropleales


Desmodesmus elegans (Hortob.) Hegewald & Vanormelingen (2006)

CCAP 258/8
Isolator: Hegewald (1982)
Origin: Marine; Rock pool, Island Långskär, Tvärminne, Finland
Culture: Medium 3N-BBM+V; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub; 25-30oC; pH6; 200 lm-2s-1
Other: Orig. desig. Hegewald 1982-48; syn. Scenedesmus costato-granulatus var. elegans Hortob.; syn. Scenedesmus similagineus Hortob. sensu Komárek & Ludvík;


References [2]   EMBL Links
Vanormelingen P, Hegewald E, Braband A, Kitschke M, Friedl T, Sabbe K & Vyverman W (2007) The systematics of a small spineless Desmodesmus species, D. costato-granulatus (Sphaeropleales, Chlorophyceae), based on ITS2 rDNA sequence analyses and cell wall morphology. Journal of Phycology 43: 378-396.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2007.00325.x

Slocombe SP, Zhang QY, Ross M, Anderson A, Thomas NJ, Lapresa A, Rad Menéndez C, Campbell CN, Black KD, Stanley MS & Day JG (2015) Unlocking nature's treasure-chest: Screening for oleaginous algae. Scientific Reports 5: 09844.
DOI: 10.1038/srep09844

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Catalogue updated: 9 October 2015