Strain Information: 979/42

Division/Phylum: Cryptophyta    Class: Cryptophyceae    Order: Cryptomonadales


Cryptomonas pyrenoidifera Geitler emend. Hoef-Emden & Melkonian (2003)

CCAP 979/42
Isolator: Pringsheim
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium JM; Bacteria present; sub; or BG11
Other: Formerly listed as Cryptomonas sp.;
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References [2]   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

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: 1 October 2015