Strain Information: 979/29

Division/Phylum: Cryptophyta    Class: Cryptophyceae    Order: Cryptomonadales


Cryptomonas curvata Ehrenberg (1831)

CCAP 979/29
Isolator: Pringsheim
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium MWC; Bacteria present; sub; or BG11, JM
Other: Orig. desig. 34; renamed after sequencing, May 2011; formerly listed as Cryptomonas sp., Cryptomonas pyrenoidifera Geitler emend. Hoef-Emden & Melkonian (2003);
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References [3]   EMBL Links
Santore UJ (1985) A cytological survey of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae) with comments on its taxonomy. Archiv für Protistenkunde 130: 1-52.
DOI: none

Santore UJ (1983) Flagellar and body scales in the Cryptophyceae British Phycological Journal 18(3): 239-248.
DOI: 10.1080/00071618300650251

Hoef-Emden K & Melkonian M (2003) Revision of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae): A combination of molecular phylogeny and morphology provides insights into a long-hidden dimorphism. Protist 154: 371-409.
DOI: 10.1078/143446103322454130

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016