Strain Information: 276/20

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Sphaeropleales


Desmodesmus subspicatus (Chodat) Hegewald & Schmidt (2000)

CCAP 276/20
Isolator: Lepailleur
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium (1)EG:JM; Axenic; sub + cryo; liquid;(2)3N-BBM+V; Axenic; sub; agar slope
Other: CCALA 467 (CCAO 467); only unicells; Images 1-5 by Tatyana Darienko; recommended in ecotoxicity testing; formerly listed as Scenedesmus subspicatus; syn. Scenedesmus subspicatus;
Available Images (5):


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Tisler T & Zagorc-Koncan J (2003) Aquatic toxicity of selected chemicals as a basic criterion for environmental classification. Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 54: 207-213.
DOI: none

Millington LA, Goulding KH & Adams N (1988) The influence of growth medium composition on the toxicity of chemicals to algae. Water Research 22: 1593-1597.
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Martin D & Ridge I (1999) The relative sensitivity of algae to decomposing barley straw. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 285-291.
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Sigee DC, Bahrami F, Estrada B, Webster RE & Dean AP (2007) The influence of phosphorus availability on carbon allocation and P quota in Scenedesmus subspicatus: A synchrotron-based FTIR analysis Phycologia 46: 583-592.
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Verschoor AM, van der Stap I, Helmsing NR, Lurling M & van Donk E (2004) Inducible colony formation within the Scenedesmaceae: Adaptive responses to infochemicals from two different herbivore taxa. Journal of Phycology 40: 808-814.
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Rosa E, Barata C, Damasio J, Bosch MP & Guerrero A (2006) Aquatic ecotoxicology of a pheromonal antagonist in Daphnia magna and Desmodesmus subspicatus. Aquatic Toxicology 79: 296-303.
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Cannell RJP, Kellam SJ, Owsianka AM & Walker JM (1987) Microalgae and cyanobacteria as a source of glycosidase inhibitors. Journal of General Microbiology 133: 1701-1705.
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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016