Strain Information: 66/1A

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorodendrophyceae    Order: Chlorodendrales


Tetraselmis tetrathele (West) Butcher (1959)

CCAP 66/1A
Isolator: George (1950)
Origin: Brackish; salt marsh, Brancaster, Norfolk, England, UK
Culture: Medium SNA; Axenic; sub + cryo
Other: SAG 161-2b; SMBA 230;
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References [2]   EMBL Links
Eddy BP (1956) The suitability of some algae for mass cultivation for food, with special reference to Dunaliella bioculata. Journal of Experimental Botany 21: 372-380.
DOI: 10.1093/jxb/7.3.372

Garrido JL, Rodriguez F & Zapata M (2009) Occurrence of loroxanthin, loroxanthin decenoate and loroxanthin dodecenoate in Tetraselmis species (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 45: 366-374.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2009.00660.x

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016