Strain Information: 978/27

Division/Phylum: Cryptophyta    Class: Cryptophyceae    Order: Pyrenomonadales


Rhodomonas salina (Wislouch) Hill & Wetherbee (1989)

CCAP 978/27
Isolator: Butcher (1954)
Origin: Brackish; Fleet Head, Old River, River Roach, Essex, England, UK
Culture: Medium ASW; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. RCT4.BC 4/1; re-acquired December 2013; This strain only seems to like to grow in ASW medium.;
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References [7]   EMBL Links
Kana R, Prasil O & Mullineaux CW (2009) Immobility of phycobilins in the thylakoid lumen of a cryptophyte suggests that protein diffusion in the lumen is very restricted. FEBS Letters 583: 670-674.
DOI: 10.1016/j.febslet.2009.01.016

Suggett DJ, Moore CM, Hickman AE & Geider RJ (2009) Interpretation of fast repetition rate (FRR) fluorescence: Signatures of phytoplankton community structure versus physiological state. Marine Ecology - Progress Series 376: 1-19.
DOI: 10.3354/meps07830

Suggett DJ, MacIntyre HL & Geider RJ (2004) Evaluation of biophysical and optical determinations of light absorption by photosystem II in phytoplankton Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 2: 316-332.
DOI: none

Kana R, Kotabova E, Sobotka R & Prasil O (2012) Non-photochemical quenching in cryptophyte alga Rhodomonas salina is located in chlorophyll a/c antennae. PLoS ONE 7(1): e29700.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029700

Kana R, Kotabova E & Prasil O (2013) Presence of flexible non-photochemical quenching in cryptophytes (Rhodomonas salina. In: Photosynthesis Research for Food, Fuel and the Future Springer Berlin Heidelberg: pp 489-492.
DOI: none

Cheregi O, Kotabová E, Prásil O, Schröder WP, Kana R & Funk C (2015) Presence of state transitions in the cryptophyte alga Guillardia theta. Journal of Experimental Botany 66: 6461-6470.
DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erv362

West R, Kesan G, Trsková E, Sobotka R, Kana R, Fuciman M & Polívka T (2016) Spectroscopic properties of the triple bond carotenoid alloxanthin. Chemical Physics Letters 653: 167-172.
DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2016.04.085

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016