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Sequences [4 ]
EMBL/Genbank Links
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Division/Phylum: Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta Class: Bacillariophyceae Order: Naviculales

Note: for strains where we have DNA barcodes we can be reasonably confident of identity, however for those not yet sequenced we rely on morphology and the original identification, usually made by the depositor. Although CCAP makes every effort to ensure the correct taxonomic identity of strains, we cannot guarantee that a strain is correctly identified at the species, genus or class levels. On this basis users are responsible for confirming the identity of the strain(s) they receive from us on arrival before starting experiments.
For strain taxonomy we generally use AlgaeBase for algae and Adl et al. (2019) for protists.

Culture media, purity and growth conditions:
Medium:f/2 + Si; Bacteria present; maintained by serial subculture and cryopreserved;
AuthorityBohlin 1897
IsolatorDe Martino & Ten-Hage (2003)
Collection SiteEstuary, polluted water (industrial area and seaside resort) Blackpool, England
Notes Clone 8.6 isolated from CCMP 632. 12000 expressed sequence tags (ESTs) have been analysed from the genome of this clone and have been organised in a queryable database. Deposited by Bowler & De Martino, Pt1. We also have an axenic clone of this strain from 2018, CCAP 1055/18.
Area Europe
Country UK
Environment Marine
Group Diatom
In Scope of Nagoya Protocol No
Collection Date 2003
Original Designation Pt1 clone 8.6 or PtGen
Pathogen Not pathogenic: Hazard Class 1
Strain Maintenance Sheet SM_MarineDiatoms15_20.pdf
Toxin Producer Not Toxic / No Data
Type Culture No
Taxonomy WoRMS ID 175584
Equivalent StrainsCCMP632


Phaeodactylum tricornutum

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