Chroococcidiopsis sp. (ATCC® 29383)

Strain Designations: PCC 7436 [1965/108]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 7436 [1965/108]
Drainage ditch, Neuva, Germany
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 215 lux
Name of Depositor JB Waterbury
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JB Waterbury<<--J. Komarek, unialgal culture <<--- F. Hindak 1965/108 (Chroococcidiopsis cubana)
Drainage ditch, Neuva, Germany

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

Waterbury JB, Stanier RY. Patterns of growth and development in pleurocapsalean cyanobacteria. Microbiol. Rev. 42: 2-44, 1978. PubMed: 111023

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