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Stichococcus bacillaris ASYA11

IMU Code: 2S-3c

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Trebouxiophyceae

Genus: Deuterostichococcus


Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Lichen

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°48'14.6"S 67°18'16.1"W

NCBI Accession # : ON817219

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

Stichococcus cells are usually unicellular. Filaments usually form with 2 cells and easy fragmenting into single cells. Cells cylindrical with 2-3 lenght/wide ratio. Chloroplast single, parietal. Cells with polar vacuoles.

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