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Chloroidium saccharophilum ASYA23

IMU Code: 2L-10

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Trebouxiophyceae 

Genus: Chloroidium

Strain: Chloroidium saccharophilum

Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Stone surface-seaside

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°49'23.6"S 67°18'20.9"W

NCBI Accession # : ON682304

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 have ellipsoid shape. Cell size around 4-10× 5-12 µm. Chloroplast single, parietal with ovoid pyrenoid.

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