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Micractinium sp. ASYA48

IMU Code: P3(c)

Phylum: Chlorophyta 

Class: Trebouxiophyceae

Genus: Chlorella


Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Rock surface-seaside

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°51'35.4"S 67°19'0.4"W

NCBI Accession # : ON817212

General Maintenance Conditions


Temperature: 15 °C/10 °C (D/N)

Light source: mix of warm-white & cool-white fluorescent lamps

Intensity:3200 lux (maximum)

Light period:16/8 h L/D

Media: BBM

Morphological Features of  Species

Cells are small and spherical in shape. Cell size around 3-8 µm. Chloroplast single, large and parietal with ovoid pyrenoid.

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