Anabaena flos-aquae (Lyngbye) Brebisson (ATCC® 22664)

Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Toxicity testing
Fixes nitrogen
This strain is recommended by ATCC for use in the tests described in ASTM Standard Test Method E1218-90 where only the taxon is specified.
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 625: Gorham's medium for algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 150 foot candles
Name of Depositor DT Specht
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--DT Specht<<--G.P. Fitzgerald

Gerloff GC, et al. The isolation, purification, and culture of blue-green algae. Am. J. Bot. 37: 216-218, 1950.

ASTM International Standard guide for conducting static 96-h toxicity tests with microalgae. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method E1218-04.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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