Strain Information: 34/6

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Haematococcus pluvialis Flotow (1844)

CCAP 34/6
Isolator: Droop (1951)
Origin: Freshwater; rain pool, Ostpicken Island, Tvärminne, Finland
Culture: Medium EG:JM; Axenic; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. SMBA 37;
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References [2]   EMBL Links
Croft MT, Lawrence AD, Raux-Deery E, Warren MJ & Smith AG (2005) Algae acquire vitamin B12 through a symbiotic relationship with bacteria. Nature (Letters) 438(3): 90-93.
DOI: 10.1038/nature04056

Noroozi M, Omar H, Napis S, Hejazi MA & Tan SG (2012) Comparative biodiversity and effect of different media on growth and astaxanthin content of nine geographical strains of Haematococcus pluvialis. African Journal of Biotechnology 11: 15049-15059.
DOI: 10.5897/AJB12.773

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Catalogue updated: 22 May 2015