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Yaprak Close Up

Planophila sp. ASYA52

IMU Code: L-13

Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Chlorophyceae



Origin: Horseshoe Island, Antarctica

Locality: Rock surface-seaside

Type Culture: 

Isolator: T.Çakmak

Geographical Details : 67°48'32.7"S 67°17'53.2"W

NCBI Accession # : ON782060

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: F2

Morphological Features of  Species

Cells broadly spherical in shape. Cell size between 4-15 µm. Chloroplast single, parietal/cup-shaped with pyrenoid. Vacuoles present.

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