Strain Information: 961/3

Division/Phylum: Haptophyta/Prymnesiophyta    Class: Coccolithophyceae    Order: Coccolithales


Pleurochrysis pseudoroscoffensis Gayral & Fresnel (1983)

CCAP 961/3
Isolator: Droop (1953)
Origin: Marine; pools, nr. Pier, Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, Scotland, UK
Culture: Medium f/2; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. Millport 62; Plymouth 414; SMBA 62; name confirmed through ASSEMBLE EU funding 2013. Coccoliths - not present.; formerly listed as Hymenomonas elongata (Droop) Park & Green 1976;
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References [7]   EMBL Links
Israel AA & González EL (1996) Photosynthesis and inorganic carbon utilization in Pleurochrysis sp. (Haptophyta), a coccolithophorid alga. Marine Ecology - Progress Series 137: 243-250.
DOI: none

Hatton AD & Wilson ST (2007) Particulate dimethylsulphoxide and dimethylsulphoniopropionate in phytoplankton cultures and Scottish coastal waters. Aquatic Sciences - Research Across Boundaries 69: 330-340.
DOI: 10.1007/s00027-007-0891-4

Wilson ST (2007) The production of biogenic gases in the marine environment. A Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the Open University -: 319 pp.
DOI: none

Kelly MS, Hunter AJ, Scholfield CL & McKenzie JD (2000) Morphology and survivorship of larval Psammechinus miliaris (Gmelin) (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) in response to varying food quantity and quality. Aquaculture 183: 223-240.
DOI: none

Droop MR (1955) Some new supra-littoral protista. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 34: 233-245.
DOI: none

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

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.
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-133-7-1701

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016