Strain Information: 19/18

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Dunaliella salina (Dunal) Teodoresco (1905)

CCAP 19/18
Isolator: Kaethner (1982)
Origin: Hypersaline; Hypersaline brines, Hutt Lagoon, Western Australia
Culture: Medium 2ASW; Axenic; sub
Other: Orig. desig. DS#2; re-cloned in 2012. Treated with antibiotics 2018.;
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