Calothrix sp. (ATCC® 27901)

Strain Designations: PCC 7102  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations PCC 7102
Isolation
Fine desert sand
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Taxonomy
Reference strain
Medium Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RY Stanier<<--SAUG <<--- G.H. Schwabe, unialgal culture (Calothrix desertica)
Isolation
Fine desert sand
References

Rippka R, et al. Generic assignments, strain histories and properties of pure cultures of cyanobacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 111: 1-61, 1979.

Kenyon CN, et al. Fatty acid composition and physiological properties of some filamentous blue-green algae. Arch. Mikrobiol. 83: 216-236, 1972. PubMed: 4623694

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : U73129 Calothrix sp. dinitrogenase reductase (nifH) gene, partial cds.